Corporate Finance

Sound financial advice is fundamental to the sustainability and success of any business. Our corporate finance team works closely with organisations throughout their life cycle, ensuring they maximise their returns on corporate transactions.

Our client focused, collaborative input, coupled with a rich depth of knowledge and experience, has enabled the corporate finance team to help clients ranging from private equity houses and social enterprises, through to large corporations and both public and privately owned businesses.

Boasting a wealth of expertise and strong extensive networks, our team aims to develop lasting relationships with clients; we are not in it for the short term. Relationships may be established through a one-off project, or advisory support for an existing client. Regardless of circumstance, we are fully committed to delivering a service that exceeds client expectation.

MEET THE TEAM

Receptive

Advised the shareholders on the disposal of the company to US-based Pendo.

Perfect Image

Advised the shareholders on the management buyout with Chiltern Capital.

Hydram

Advised the shareholders on its disposal to Dynamic Aerospace and Defense.

Troo

Advised the company on raising £500k of growth capital from Mercia.

Perco Foods

Advised the shareholders on the re-organisation, refinancing and management buy out.

BoilerPlan

Advised the company on raising £2.1m of venture capital funding from Maven Capital Partners.

Samuel Knight

Advised the company on raising £1.5m of venture capital funding from Gresham House Plc.

Morrison Shenfine

Advised the shareholders on its disposal to BUPA.

International Syalons

Advised the shareholders on its disposal to German based Calsitherm.

Lawson Fuses

Advised the shareholders on its disposal to Lucy Group.

Sherburn

Advised the shareholders on its disposal to Breedon Plc.

The Pen Shop

Advice to the shareholders on its sale to management.

Think

Advised the shareholders on the disposal of the company to EPAM.

Trench Networks

Advised the company on raising growth capital from Mercia Technologies.

Rook Matthew Sayer

Advice to shareholders on sale to Connells Plc.

TSG

Advice to the company on its refinancing with Yorkshire Bank.

Arthouse

Advisor to management on the secondary MBO backed by NorthEdge

Reece Group

Advice to the company on its acquisition of Responsive Engineering

Healthpoint

Advice to the company on raising of replacement capital

Lanchester Wines

Advised on acquisition of Spicers of Hythe.

Hooba Foods

Advice to Hooba Foods on its finance raise with FW Capital.

Vocare

Advice to the shareholders on sale to AIM-listed Totally plc.

Chemoxy International

Advice to shareholders on the disposal to Novacap SAS

Altitude Angel

Advice on its £3.4m Series A funding round with Seraphim Capital, ADV & Frequentis AG

LATEST NEWS

The team that completed the Management Buyout UNW advises on perfect MBO

UNW has recently advised Perfect Image, a long-established and trusted end-to-end IT solutions provider, on a Management Buyout (MBO) that completed in May 2019. Chiltern Capital, a London-based private equity firm, provided financial support.

UNW advises Samuel Knight International through major investment

Samuel Knight International, a global recruitment and project man-power specialist headquartered in Newcastle, was founded by Steve Rawlingson in 2014 with the ambition of shaking up the recruitment industry. Initially tackling an acute skills shortage in the energy and rail sector, it has demonstrated an impressive level of growth since its inception.

UNW advises Receptive Software on its sale to US business software firm Pendo

Newcastle-based chartered accountancy and business advisory firm UNW has advised Receptive Software Limited on its sale to business software firm, Pendo, which is headquartered in the United States.

HMRC offers further guidance for ‘Reverse Charge’ Accounting

Following on from our previous article, HMRC have announced an updated guidance for those who are going to be affected by the significant amendment to the VAT rules for construction services known as ‘domestic reverse charge’ accounting.