We are a mid-market corporate finance adviser with specific expertise in cross-border transactions.
We recognise that every client and every transaction is unique and we are committed to delivering the right advice in every situation.
Our international team provides tailored independent M&A and Debt Advice to a wide range of public and private clients, primarily in the mid-market.
We are renowned for our ability to execute complex transactions. Combining transactional expertise with a creative approach, we aim to secure the best possible outcome for our clients. We are determined in our pursuit of this aim.
We operate as sector-focused teams in order to ensure that we are experts in our chosen fields. We understand the market dynamics and competitive forces of each, and as part of a wider international team spanning Europe, Asia and the USA, we have local access on a global scale.
We advise on all aspects of buy-side and sell-side M&A. We also provide ongoing strategic advice to ensure that owners and managers are best placed to grow their businesses. Our experience, sector expertise and judgement give our clients a genuine competitive advantage.
The sectors in which we operate in include:
Our Debt Advisory Group advises borrowers, investors and creditors on structuring and raising capital in a diverse range of circumstances. Situations we advise on include:
Our international platform is unique to the mid-market. We employ over 200 staff across six European offices and are part of an international team spanning Europe, Asia, the US and the Nordic region.
Advised 3i on the sale of ESG Investment Limited to SOCOTEC
Advised Inflexion on its investment in K2 Partnering Solutions
Advised the shareholders of CarShop on the sale of the business to Sytner Group, the UK operation of Penske Automotive Group
Sell-side Advice£215 Million
Advised Graphite Capital on the sale of Micheldever Tyre Services to Sumitomo Rubber Industries
Advised KKR Infrastructure on the acquisition of Calvin Capital
Advised Rossignol on the acquisition of Felt Bicycles
Advised Exponent Private Equity on the sale of Immediate Media to Hubert Burda Media
Sell-side Advice$58 Million
Advised Gutsche Group on its sale to Lydall, Inc
Buy-side Advice$130 Million
Advised Nagatanien Holdings Co. on the acquisition of Chaucer Foods