Pioneer was formed in late 2008 to build a new market leading franchise in Europe. The founding partners have worked together for many years at their prior firms and have a combined private equity experience over 60 years and 50 deals led or supported across Europe. The partners have built an excellent track record and have invaluable experience in supporting entrepreneurs navigate issues and realise various forms of value.

Terrence Tehranian
Sam Abboud
Giuseppe Curatolo
Rupert Shaw
Investment Professionals
Edoardo Luciani
Sebastian Miller
Andreas Schuler
Julius McGillivray
Miguel Arbizu
Finance and Operations
Wendy Greenbury
Susie Woodford
Florence Jawo

Susie joined Pioneer as Interim CFO in 2018. 

She has held the position of Finance Director at Sabre Fund Management Limited and Rathbone Unit Trust Management Limited and is acting as Chief Operating Officer at Alltus Capital (UK) Limited. Previous positions include Hambros Bank Plc and Cater Allen Limited. 

Susie is a Certified Chartered Accountant.