About Inspire Capital


Inspire Capital solely focuses on your organisation. We work closely with management teams across numerous business sectors, providing operational support and strategic guidance to build market leading companies.

Riz Khan is the founder and director at Inspire Capital. He has over 25 years of experience in the health and social care sector, of which 23 years have been at main Board level.

Riz has developed a reputation for building value and improving outcomes for clients through a rare blend of his social work background, combined with entrepreneurial flare and business acumen, which has created high quality and high value organisations.

For over 25 years Riz has built up a successful business strategy and investment organisation, initially from one home/service to 180 specialist residential services across the UK in the form of day schools, residential education, children’s homes and fostering agencies through both organic growth and acquisition of companies.

Riz has worked alongside some of the world’s leading corporate finance and legal organisations such as:

  • Bain Consulting
  • BDO
  • Bowmark Capital
  • Clearwater Corporate Finance
  • DLA
  • GI Partners
  • KPMG
  • PWC
  • SJ Berwin
  • Sovereign Capital
  • Trowers & Hamlin

A highly successful, proven track record

For almost three decades, Riz Khan has built up a highly successful business strategy and investment organisation, working alongside some of the world’s leading corporate finance and legal organisations such as KPMG, PWC, Clearwater Corporate Finance, Sovereign Capital, G&I Partners, Bowmark Capital and Bain Consulting amongst others.

Our Key People

Our Key Executive Team provide financial, operational, and sales and marketing expertise to businesses, enabling rapid growth either organically, through acquisitions, or brand-led turnarounds. We have relevant and complementary experience across a broad range of sectors, extensive knowledge of organisational systems, policy and regulation, and are committed to making a positive impact that delivers high quality solutions.

We work collaboratively with entrepreneurs and organisations to identify and commercialise innovative and exciting new services, business models and technologies. Inspire Capital is led by the original founder Riz Khan, who leads the team and provides leadership to the organisation.

As a CEO and chairman, Riz has led the following organisations through organic growth, acquisitions, and Non Executive Director roles: