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1988 Founded in London

Campbell Lutyens is founded by John Campbell, Richard Lutyens and Bill Dacombe in London. The pineapple – symbolising success through enterprise and generosity in dealing with others – becomes our logo

1991 Fund placement

The firm completes its first fundraising mandate, for Mercapital, a Spanish private equity fund

1999 Business expansion

The firm establishes its secondaries advisory practice

2004 Coming to America

Our New York office opens, establishing the firm’s presence in the US

2006 First mover

Campbell Lutyens begins advising on infrastructure mandates, a first mover among placement agents

2010 Global growth

Campbell Lutyens opens a Hong Kong office, following many years of activity in the Asia-Pacific region

2014 Another First

Campbell Lutyens raises its first private credit fund, for Metric Capital Partners II

2018 And then there were four

Our Chicago, Los Angeles and Charlotte offices open, bringing the total number of offices in the US to four, in response to increased demand across North America

2018 Continued growth

The official opening of our office in Singapore, supporting the continued expansion of the firm’s fund placement and secondary advisory business in Asia-Pacific

2021 European expansion

Our Paris office opens, enhancing our offering to clients across continental Europe