Torch Partners
Leading global investment bank focused on internet and technology
About Torch Partners

Torch is a global investment bank focused on internet and technology-driven growth companies. We provide advice on financial transactions, notably M&A (in the private and public arenas, both sell side and buy side), equity and debt fundraisings, and IPOs. Our deals are often cross-border and require solutions to complex issues. We work primarily in certain key sectors: Consumer Internet & Digital Media, Fintech, Hosting & Internet Infrastructure and Enterprise Software / SaaS. Our teams consist of committed professionals, led by senior investment bankers with extensive deal-making experience, deep sector knowledge and strong personal relationships with key decision-makers in corporations, funds and entrepreneurial companies. Our head office is in London, we also have offices in Paris.

Key info
Rupert Robson

Rupert founded Torch in 2003

Holds an MBA from Stanford University (Arjay Miller Scholar) and an MA (first class) from Cambridge University

Andrew Leather
Managing Director

Andrew joined Torch in 2004 

Holds an MBA from INSEAD and a BA from Oxford University

Tom Roberts
Managing Director

Tom joined Torch in 2004

Holds a BSc in Accounting and Finance from the London School of Economics.

Financial Advisory

A career at Torch represents a unique opportunity to work with some of the most respected and pioneering companies.

We value outstanding analytical ability, creative thinking, exceptional work ethic and a collegial attitude. Every member of our team has the opportunity to make a meaningful contribution to the firm's success.

We are actively recruiting at all levels of seniority.

The team is diverse but united by a common work ethic and shared values:
- Dedication to serving our clients
- Excellence in every task
- Linking strategic views with detailed analysis
- Drive
- Collegiality
- Integrity

33 Cavendish Square London W1G 0PW, London, W1G 0PW, United Kingdom