Manchester

1 Scott Place 2 Hardman Street Manchester M3 3AA View office Tel: +44 (0)333 320 2220 Fax: +44 (0)333 320 4440 DX: 14313 Manchester

My Expertise

I specialise in advising private equity investors and management teams on all areas of private equity and venture capital, as well as mergers and acquisitions and joint ventures and partnerships.

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I have acted for numerous private equity investors and management teams, in particular advising on a number of cross border mergers and acquisition transactions. 

Recent notable transactions have included:

Acting for the management team of New World Trading in connection with the £50m buy-out by Graphite; NorthEdge Capital on the MBOs of Utiligroup Limited, Arthouse and Roberts Jackson; Palatine Private Equity in connection with the £50m secondary buy-out by Equistone Partners; the management team of Ideal Shopping in connection with the secondary buy-out by Blackstone; LDC on their investment in CEL Procurement and their sales of Entertainment Magpie to NVM Private Equity; energy management group Matrix to EON and Kidsunlimited to Bright Horizons and NVM Private Equity in connection with their investment in Buoyant Upholstery and LDC.

Chambers and Partners (2016) recognises me as a Band 1 individual.

Legal 500 (2016) described me as "outstanding” and recognises me as a leading individual.