Kirsty Acton


  • Client Relations and Capital Raising
  • Director
  • London, United Kingdom


Kirsty Acton joined EQT Partners in May 2022 and is a Director in the Client Relations & Capital Raising Team, responsible for EMEA Private Wealth.

Kirsty has over 13 years of experience in fundraising and investor relations. She previously founded her own FCA regulated placement business, KA Advisers Ltd which raised capital across all private market strategies (private equity, real estate, infrastructure and debt) for blue-chip global banks, leading global private equity GPs and entrepreneurs, and allowed Kirsty to grow her extensive network of UK and European single and multi-family offices. Prior to that she worked for Partners Group and a multi-family office.

Kirsty holds the IMC and has a 2:1 BA hons in English Literature from the University of Warwick.