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Headway Capital Appoints New US Strategic Adviser

London, England – Headway Capital Partners (, a leading provider of liquidity solutions to the private equity market, announced today that Cliff Meijer has joined the firm in the newly created position of Strategic Advisor. Prior to joining Headway, Meijer was Managing Partner of the private equity fund management practice of Stifel where he spent the last 12 years (including his tenure at Thomas Weisel Partners Group which was acquired by Stifel in 2010) and was responsible for the firm’s private equity secondary investment program. In addition to Stifel, Meijer also previously worked at BancBoston Capital and Abbott Capital Management.

Meijer joins Headway to further develop Headway’s growing US business. Meijer comments “I am excited to join the Headway team and look forward to working with them to broaden their North American footprint, providing their unique brand of tailored liquidity solutions to the full spectrum of private equity participants across the US.”

Laura Shen, a founding partner of Headway said “Cliff’s wealth of experience and industry knowledge has already made him a key addition to Headway. We view his appointment as a sign of our continued commitment to being the leading small to mid cap secondaries firm focused on complex transactions.”

About Headway Capital

Headway is an independent private equity secondary firm providing a full range of liquidity solutions to investors seeking exits or alternatives for their private equity assets. Headway purchases both limited partnership positions in private equity funds and portfolios of direct private equity investments, as well as providing customized financing solutions for private equity investors and private equity backed companies. Headway specialises in small to mid‐ size secondary transactions, and invests globally with a focus on Western Europe and North America.