RPL's core team works with an extensive list of experienced and trusted freelancers

Geoff Rampton
Founder director

Geoff has specialised in commercial due diligence since 1999. Prior to establishing RPL, he was managing director of commercial due diligence specialist CIL, which for five years was a subsidiary of Ernst & Young. Under his leadership, CIL carried out over 750 due diligence and strategy projects for private equity firms, banks and corporates, of which Geoff personally led over 170. His experience spans a wide number of market sectors, with specialist knowledge in media, consumer (retail and supply chain), business services, healthcare and technology. 

Geoff is a Charted Accountant, and held a number of public company directorships prior to consulting, including UEI plc, Carlton Communications plc and Protean plc. He is now an experienced non-executive director and private equity investor.

e: geoff@rpltd.co.uk

m: 07802 567071

Dr Roger Penney
Founder director

Prior to forming RPL, Roger worked in consultancy at PwC and was a partner at KMPG. He was Director in PwC's Transaction Services and established internal working processes for conducting work, reporting, quality control and managing risk. He has also been Senior Consultant at PwC's Management Consulting, providing advice to clients on the developments of strategies to exploit new markets and products. 


During his fourteen years with these firms, he led more than 260 CDD projects for private equity firms, banks, and corporate sellers and buyers. His experience focuses on aerospace and defence, industrial markets, information technology, software, food manufacture and distribution, and construction. 

e: roger@rpltd.co.uk

m: 07796 337659

Suzy Urch

Suzy graduated in Philosophy from King's College London in 2016.


Before joining RPL in April 2017, Suzy worked as Digital Communications Officer for the campaign organisation, Dignity in Dying, and was a communications intern at Imperial Health Charity. Suzy specialises in social media and has brought this knowledge to RPL's analysis of its B2C commercial due diligence projects. Suzy volunteers as Marketing and Communications Manager for a local charity.

During her time at RPL, Suzy has covered sectors including food and drink, telecommunications, and media technology.

e: suzy@rpltd.co.uk

m: 07527 269816

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