Defining and Delivering
Operational Excellence
For The Private Capital Industry

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Founded in 2009, Holland Mountain is the leading European consulting firm delivering operational improvements and maximising efficiency in the private equity, private debt, real estate and infrastructure sectors.

Our Services

We have delivered 250+ successful operational strategy and change management engagements for over 65 Private Capital clients

Strategy Advice

  • Data & operational strategy
  • Operational review
  • Target Operating Model & Operational Roadmap design
  • System or team health check
  • Fund service provider review
  • IT infrastructure & service provider review


  • Full implementation support
  • System remediation & re-implementation
  • Service provider onboarding
  • Data migration
  • Project & programme management
  • Strategic direction & oversight
  • Change management

Solution Selection

  • Scoping & requirements
  • Vendor landscaping
  • Software selection
  • Outsourced fund service provider selection
  • IT infrastructure & managed service provider selection

Data Services

  • Data strategy
  • Digital transformation
  • Data analytics
  • Analytics Data Platform (ADP)
  • Accelerated data migration
  • Business intelligence
  • Power BI reporting & dashboarding

A sample of our clients

Holland Mountain’s Directors

Holland Mountain is led by three of the Private Capital industry’s leading operations and technology experts

Barnaby Piggott

Founder and CEO

Barnaby is a highly accomplished private equity project specialist with more than 15 years of experience working with private equity fund managers, administrators and investors throughout Europe and the US. He has completed over 50 client engagements with leading industry names, including Coller Capital, Bridgepoint, UBS (now MUFG), IK Partners and Octopus Investments.

Barnaby began his career in private equity with AnalytX (now eFront) before spending six years with a boutique London-based private equity consultancy. He founded Holland Mountain in 2009. Barnaby is a CFA® Charterholder, a CIPM® Certificant and a PRINCE2® Registered Practitioner.

Jeremy Hocter

Managing Director

Jeremy is an expert in private equity change management and technology best practice, with over 12 years advising LP and GP clients and delivering projects for firms such as KKR, Permira and SVG Advisers.

He began his career at Cambridge Associates in Boston and then moved to the UK in 2007 to join a boutique London private equity consulting firm, implementing performance monitoring and CRM solutions. More recently, Jeremy led a team to design and build the Pevara benchmarking & analytics product for eFront.

He joined Holland Mountain in 2014 as Director of Professional Services.

Harpreet Lakhan


Harpreet has over 15 years experience in the Private Equity software industry, with responsibility for sales and implementation services across GP, LPs and Fund Administrators. During that time Harpreet has deployed software to over 150+ Private Equity firms across EMEA, APAC and most recently the US.

Harpreet’s business analysis experience has benefited PE firms of all sizes to implement industry best practice’s during their software deployment. This includes delivery of large and complex projects to some of the leading names in private equity, including BC Partners, Vista Equity Partners, IK Partners, Benchmark Capital and Accel-KKR.

Our Technology Experience

Our Technology Experience

Holland Mountain’s Consulting Team has a wealth of experience working with the key private capital software vendors.


Looking for a fresh challenge?

We are always on the lookout for talented individuals to join our growing team.

Our consultants come from a variety of backgrounds and bring with them a diverse mix of skills and experience. Every member of our Mountaineering team strives to deliver the best possible solutions for our clients. 

With a range of different opportunities, whether you are an experienced industry professional or recent graduate, if you share our enthusiasm for creative problem solving and excellence in execution, then we want to hear from you.

Please send your CV and a covering note to All recruitment for Holland Mountain is handled by our recruitment partner, Hertalis. Once your details have been submitted, a member of the Hertalis team will get in touch to explain next steps.

get in touch

Holland Mountain Group Limited

York House
221 Pentonville Road
London, N1 9UZ
United Kingdom

T: +44 (0) 20 7394 0763