We are a UK lower mid market investor, backed by a diversified group of institutional investors.


  • Growing UK lower mid-market companies with underlying EBITDA of £2m – £10m
  • We are sector neutral – our focus is on size and growth potential
  • We will consider opportunities with operational improvement potential, but are not investors in turnaround situations
  • As business owners ourselves, we can empathise with management teams during the investment journey


  • Buy outs, both full MBO and BIMBO
  • We can augment management gaps with our own operational capabilities if required
  • Growth Capital
  • Control or minority investments


  • Backed by number of leading deal-by-deal institutional investors including RMB Corvest, a leading international investment firm
  • Significant Partner experience of deal completion, with over 30 transactions from a combination of operating, investing and financing roles

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We look at deals from three different views: investment, operational and financing. We understand and have travelled the management journey, and put the team at the centre of our business.

Owner Transitions: helping realise a partial or full exit

Management buyouts: partnering with management teams to help buy the business they manage

Growth Capital: supporting owners & management to deliver their growth plans

Our Team

The Bay Tree team has a wealth of experience from a combination of operating, investing and financing roles.


Bay Tree Private Equity LLP (FRN 788586, Partnership No. OC418686) is an appointed representative of Khepri Advisers Limited (FRN 692447), which is authorised and regulated by The Financial Conduct Authority. Khepri Advisers Limited acts as the Principal Firm to Appointed Representatives. Registered address Bay Tree Private Equity LLP, c/o Sanders, 1 Bickenhall Mansion, Bickenhall Street, London, W1U 6BP (please note this is not an office address)