We advise private equity funds and corporate clients on their acquisition strategy. Our ability to intelligently understand your acquisition criteria often results in off-market transactions being identified and completed quickly and discretely.
Acting as an outsourced corporate development team, our aim is to secure highly qualified potential acquisition or investment targets for you. We cover most UK private equity funds, their investments, particularly in healthcare and education, and when are likely to exit.
As part of our engagement we work closely with you to:
Understand your acquisition or investment criteria
Identify acquisitions for private equity portfolio companies
Confidentially approach potential acquisition or merger targets
Value the benefits or synergies of a potential acquisitions or mergers
Negotiate with target to establish transaction terms
Handle ongoing negotiations on your behalf
Manage transaction timetable and due diligence process
Close the transaction
About our services
Most of our business comes through referrals from other professionals and former clients.
On a number of occasions we have sold businesses to people who in turn become long term clients of ours and we have even gone on to invest alongside some of them.
As professionals and business owners, the key to our success is earning clients’ trust and delivering results.
We are persistent in our approach, exploring all options, and we believe we go further than most corporate advisers in adding and creating value for our clients.
To maintain our reputation for delivering exceptional professional service we ensure that all client engagements are Partner led.
WHAT OUR CLIENTS SAY...
“Deep knowledge of the private equity market, assisted us to find the right partner for our business"
“Extensive upfront preparation and thorough due diligence exceeded our expectations"
“Impressed with the professionalism and expertise of how they ran the process"
“Knowledge of the market and networks provided us with many options”