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Dominic Murphy

8C Capital

London, UK

CEO & Founding Partner

8C Capital

Dominic Murphy
Biography
Dominic Murphy is the Founding Partner of 8c Capital, investing in Healthcare, tech enabled consumer and tech enabled business services. Formerly a Partner at Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co, he was also a member of the firm’s European Investment and Portfolio Management committees. Dominic played an influential part in KKR's investments in Alliance Boots, Ambea, The Hut Group, LGC, SBS Broadcasting and Webhelp and currently serves on the Board of Directors of Walgreens Boots Alliance and The Hut Group.

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18 Sep 2017
Financial Times
Ex-KKR dealmaker Dominic Murphy plans €1bn fund

UK dealmaker Dominic Murphy, who masterminded the £12bn buyout of pharmacy chain Boots, is setting up a new private equity firm...8C Capital will focus on deals in the healthcare and consumer industries.

06 Mar 2017
Financial Times
Alliance Boots dealmaker Dominic Murphy set to leave KKR

Dominic Murphy, the executive behind one of KKR's most successful investments, is leaving the buyout firm. Mr Murphy was instrumental in orchestrating the £12bn acquisition of UK pharmacy chain Alliance Boots in 2007, in what became Europe’s largest leveraged buyout, as well as its subsequent merger with US rival Walgreens.

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Dominic Murphy’s Background

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8C Capital
CEO & Founding Partner
2017 - Present
London, UK
8C Capital, founded by Dominic Murphy, is an entrepreneurial investment firm seeking to acquire and invest in service businesses. The firm's capital may be used to provide full or partial liquidity to entrepreneurs, family members, estates, passive investors or corporate owners.
Member and Head of UK & Ireland
Jan 2005 - 2017
London, UK
KKR is a leading global investment firm with over $99 billion under management. KKR manages investments across multiple asset classes including private equity, energy, infrastructure, real estate, capital markets, credit strategies and hedge funds.
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Other Business Interests

Director
Aug 2014 - Present
Cheshire, UK
The Hut Group is a British e-commerce company, operating over 100 international websites that sell premium FMCG direct to the consumer in the Health and Beauty markets through its operating platform.
Director and Member of Finance Committee
Aug 2012 - Present
London, UK
Walgreens Boots Alliance is a global pharmacy-led health and wellbeing enterprise.
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