Mr. Webster is the Co-Founder and Partner of Ivy Partners, a privately held investment firm that seeks to acquire and actively manage established private companies in the United Kingdom. Prior to launching the first search fund in the UK in 1992, he was IBM’s National Account Manager in the UK and responsible for the company’s six largest international bank clients. In 1995, he acquired an orthotics and prosthetics business Rehabilitation Services Ltd, which he grew while serving as the CEO from £3.5m to £30m in sales over 10 years, and became the chairman of the industry association, representing the industry at the Government level.
Mr. Simon remains entrepreneurial and committed to building businesses and currently sits on the board of MyDish.co.uk, PXP (formerly Servebase), Medical Toxicology and Information Services Ltd, R Link Ltd, and the European Search Fund Association.
Mr. Webster holds an MBA from London Business School.