Experienced investor Adam Crinion joins the BGF team

24 November 2023

BGF has announced the appointment of Adam Crinion as an investor in its Dublin office.

Prior to BGF, Adam was an Investment Manager at pan-European investment firm Waterland Private Equity. Having also previously worked at Melior Equity Partners, The Carlyle Group and Lonsdale Capital Partners, he has a strong background in private equity, spanning over a decade.

Adam brings with him valuable experience of investing in Irish businesses, having worked on more than 30 new and follow-on investments during this time, across a wide range of industries. He is well positioned to help grow the BGF portfolio.

Adam Crinion, new BGF investor, said: “I’m delighted to be joining BGF, given its reputation as a highly active and experienced investor. It has a proven track record of backing ambitious business owners and management teams, to support them in achieving their strategic growth ambitions. I look forward to working alongside our existing portfolio companies and forging new partnerships with Irish businesses.”

In his role at BGF, Adam will be responsible for all aspects of the investment process and will sit on the boards of portfolio companies, supporting management teams through to exit.

Leo Casey, Head of BGF in Ireland, commented on his team’s latest appointment: “We have an exciting pipeline of investment opportunities here in Ireland, and Adam’s extensive experience makes him a great asset to both BGF and our growing roster of investee companies.”