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Eddie Leigh

Managing Director, Energy Private Equity

Eddie Leigh

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Eddie Leigh joined Simmons Energy | A Division of Piper Sandler® in 1999 as a director of the team that founded Simmons' Aberdeen headquartered Eastern Hemisphere business. From 1992 to 1999 Leigh worked with RMD, a Scottish headquartered and independent accounting and corporate finance practice, latterly as a partner specialising in transactions in the oil & gas sector. Leigh graduated from Robert Gordon's Institute of Technology with a bachelor's degree in business studies in 1987 and in 1990 qualified as a Chartered Accountant while working at Coopers & Lybrand. After 13 years as a managing director within corporate finance, Leigh joined the Simmons Energy private equity group in October 2016.