People

Scott Carnegie

Scott Carnegie has over 25 years experience of advising on Fundraising and Business Restructuring for Small & Medium Sized Enterprises. During that time, he has also held several Executive Director roles with client companies giving him hands on experience in running businesses in several market sectors. He continues to sit on many Boards in both Executive and Non Executive capacities. In 2006, he founded, and is Chairman of Discovery Investment Fund- an angel group which focuses on start-up and early stage investments. In 2013 he founded and is chairman of London Scottish Investment Partners, an angel group which focuses on helping later stage companies to grow and exit at value.

Stephen Paterson

Stephen joined Quest March 2015 from Johnston Carmichael (Chartered Accountants) where he was Corporate Finance Director. After qualifying with a big 4 firm in the 80’s , worked in industry & commerce in a number of FD roles, culminating in winning the Scottish Finance Director of the year award in 2000. He uses extensive experience to help solve clients corporate finance “problems” whether funding , M&A activity , restructuring etc. He has 2 married daughters off the payroll and a son working for Harper MacLeod. Likes playing golf competitively and watching rugby & football.

Kevin Boyd

Kevin also has a long established banking career with Shawbrook and Santander. He heads up the debt advisory side of Quest Corporate looking to find solutions for clients from the many sources of debt funding now available. Kevin also works closely with the other Quest Directors where debt and equity funding need to be aligned

Graham Langley

Graham has over 35 years of professional experience and after a long established banking career has moved into Corporate Finance Advisory. Graham works closely with owner-managers of SME businesses assisting with business development, strategy and funding across a broad range of sectors.

Associate Directors

Stuart Mitchell

Stuart has significant experience of guiding clients through transformational events, whether that be raising equity, defining strategy or managing change. Stuarts principal sector expertise is in Technology & Manufacturing. Stuart also holds a number of Executive Directorships giving him invaluable experience of running businesses as well as advising them

Jason Fernandes

Jason is an experienced corporate finance professional, prior to joining Quest Jason worked in various roles for a number of UK based Corporate Finance boutiques. Jason works closely with senior executives to provide bespoke end-to-end solutions across a range of sectors and has successfully transacted on a number of fundraising, M&A, disposal and advisory mandates for business in the UK and across international markets. Jason has broad experience in client and investor relationship management and development of investment packs including the preparation of critical marketing collateral and financial models.