Permira, the global investment firm, has hired Montfort Communications as its UK strategic communications adviser.
Founded in 1985, Permira advises funds with some €25 billion (£19.7bn) in committed capital across sectors including consumer, financial services, healthcare, industrials and tech.
James Olley, senior consultant, is managing the brief. He will work with Noémie de Andia, head of communications at Permira.
Earlier this year, Montfort won a brief to support Northill Capital in its acquisition of Capital Four.