abrdn Private Equity Overview

  • Investor Type
  • PE/​Buyout

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 20


abrdn Private Equity General Information


Founded in 1983, Aberdeen Private Equity is a private equity firm based in Edinburgh, United Kingdom. The firm mostly invests in middle and lower-middle-market private equity funds. The firm is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Aberdeen Asset Management, an international private equity investor and fund management business listed on the London Stock Exchange. The firm prefers to invest in North America and the Asia Pacific region.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Bramdean Alternatives
Year Founded
Investor Status
Acquired/Merged (Operating Subsidiary)
Trade Association
Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI)
Primary Investor Type
Other Investor Types
Asset Manager
Fund of Funds
Impact Investing
Limited Partner
Venture Capital
Primary Office
  • 1 George Street
  • Edinburgh EH2 2LL
  • Scotland, United Kingdom

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abrdn Private Equity Team (75)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Mark Nicolson Head of Primary Investments & Member of Operating and Investment Committee Edinburgh, United Kingdom
John Dickie Co-Head of Private Equity, USA & Member of the Investment Committee Boston, MA
Merrick McKay Head of Europe - Private Equity & Member of Investment Committee 0 0 Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Kirsten Morin Co-Head of Global Venture Capital Boston, MA
Peter Lawrence Co-Head of Global Venture Capital & Member Of The Strategy's Investment Committee 0 Boston, MA
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