RAW Capital Partners is part of an innovative asset management group with its origins and the majority of its team based in Guernsey. The directors have over 100 years combined experience in financial markets from a variety of disciplines.
We have a variety of investors ranging from European based insurance companies to private investors, pension funds and trust companies.
RAW Capital Partners is owned by its management and a consortium of investors that have also invested significant capital to RAW’s Funds. The consortium is led by Capricorn Capital Partners in London which has its roots in Hollard Insurance, the largest privately-owned insurance group in South Africa. Capricorn focuses on private equity investments in the financial services sector including asset advisory businesses and also acts as an investment advisor.
We pride ourselves on being accessible, accountable, and available to investors at all times. We encourage our investors to speak to us regularly.
Tim has more than 30 years' experience in fund management, banking and financial services including senior roles at a FTSE listed Bank and more than 10 years in the management and administration of offshore funds. He holds a BSc (Hons), a Diploma in Marketing and the Institute of Directors Diploma in Company Direction and is a member of the IoD. He has significant experience in business leadership, operational and systems transformation, private equity, property and mortgage lending markets.
Charles joined RAW Capital Partners in 2019 as Head of Distribution and is based in London.
Charles has over eighteen years’ experience in the investment management industry. Having started his career at Coutts & Co as a fund analyst, Charles then worked in distribution for Charlemagne Capital for ten years, and more recently for Ardenton Capital.
Charles holds a BSc in Business Management from King’s College London, and the Investment Management Certificate (IIMR).
In his spare time, he enjoys football, rugby and tennis.
James leads the operational management of the business utilising 10 years’ experience in the finance industry. He is a member of the Board, the Investment Committee and the Credit Committee.
Prior to joining RAW Capital Partners in 2019, James was a manager at Guernsey Finance – the promotional agency for the island’s financial services sector – where he contributed to the development and implementation of jurisdictional strategy for financial services. Earlier in his career, James worked for a fund administration and trust service provider.
David has over 35 years of experience in the financial services industry and during his 25 years in Guernsey has held senior positions with the offshore divisions of two FTSE-listed banks. In addition, he has held non-executive directorships with a Guernsey-regulated and licensed bank, investment management company, Investec's captive insurance company, and an investment fund.
David has been the non-executive Chairman of RAW Capital Partners Limited since 2016 and is a member of the Investment Committee and the Credit Committee.
Josh is responsible for analysis and risk management, helping ensure RAW Capital maintains delivery of consistent returns for investors. Josh works closely with our professional counterparties to ensure maintenance of good quality fund assets and high-quality service delivery. He is a member of the Credit Committee and acts as secretary to the Investment Committee.
Josh has experience in mortgage lending, private equity investing and currency hedging. He has developed expertise in database management and process improvement.
Marisa joined RAW Capital Partners in 2020 as an Executive Assistant & Company Secretary and provides support to the mortgage execution team. She is a also member of the Credit Committee.
Before taking time out to raise a family, Marisa worked as a commercial property solicitor in London during which time she acted for and advised clients on acquisition and disposal of commercial, industrial and residential property.
Marisa enjoys exploring the beaches near her home with her family.
Richard is a graduate of Cardiff Business School in Business Administration. Richard commenced his career in the City of London in 1985.
Richard has over 30 years of commercial and investment experience. He began his career in 1985 on the floor of the London Stock Exchange acting as a trainee stockbroker. For the following 22 years, Richard worked for a number of well-known financial services firms, including Man Group PLC, and Old Mutual PLC, both in the UK and in Australia.
Ben is responsible for the oversight of the company’s financial controls, fund accounting, information technology and financial reporting. He is a member of the Board, the Investment Committee, the Risk and Compliance Committee and the Credit Committee.