Torquil Macnaughton

Founding Partner, Penta Capital

Torquil qualified as a lawyer in 1989 after obtaining degrees from the Universities of St Andrews and Aberdeen. He is a founding partner of Penta Capital LLP, a leading mid-market private equity fund manager with offices in Glasgow and London.

During his time at Penta, Torquil has invested in the growth of an array of UK based companies in a wide range of sectors. His former Non-Executive Directorships include Geronimo Inns Limited and Eat. The Real Food Company Limited and he currently sits on the Board of Six Degrees Technology Group Limited. Prior to establishing Penta in 1999, Torquil worked for the private equity arm of Royal Bank of Scotland and before that in the leveraged finance team of Bank of Scotland.

He lives in Glasgow and is married with three children. His interests include rugby, golf and fishing.