We act for business owners on sales, management-led transactions and raising equity funds. Our clients include private shareholders, professional investors such as private equity houses and larger corporations who may be considering their options for a subsidiary. Combining our experience as both advisors and principals with a unique methodology allows a focused, independent approach to delivering the optimal result for our clients.
Established since 1997, our combined experience extends to more than 150 completed transactions across a broad range of sectors. Our role is focussed upon acting as lead corporate finance advisors managing transactions from start to finish.
Recent Transaction News
Recent transactions include acting as lead advisors for the owners of Kittiwake Developments Limited in its sale to Parker Hannifin Corporation. in the field of condition
monitoring; the sale of RDI, an online learning business, to Capella Education of the USA; and raising funds for Absolute Radio International. manager and consultancy to the radio and media industry.
Over the last year we have seen a further uplift in activity as the economy has strengthened, in particular in the engineering and technology sectors with interest arising predominantly from overseas strategic acquirers. During 2014, we have seen significant activity in areas including marketing services, business services, engineering and technology. Alongside lead advisory work for private vendors, we are working with a range of organisations helping to maximise performance and prepare for a sale in the medium term, for more on how we work with our clients prior to a transaction in order to maximise value, see building value .