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.
Advised the shareholders on the disposal of the company to US-based Pendo.
Advised the shareholders on the management buyout with Chiltern Capital.
Advised the shareholders on its disposal to Dynamic Aerospace and Defense.
Advised the shareholders on the re-organisation, refinancing and management buy out.
Advised the company on raising £2.1m of venture capital funding from Maven Capital Partners.
Advised the company on raising £1.5m of venture capital funding from Gresham House Plc.
Advised the shareholders on its disposal to BUPA.
Advised the shareholders on its disposal to German based Calsitherm.
Advised the shareholders on its disposal to Lucy Group.
Advised the shareholders on its disposal to Breedon Plc.
The Pen Shop
Advice to the shareholders on its sale to management.
Advised the shareholders on the disposal of the company to EPAM.
Advised the company on raising growth capital from Mercia Technologies.
Rook Matthew Sayer
Advice to shareholders on sale to Connells Plc.
Advice to the company on its refinancing with Yorkshire Bank.
Advisor to management on the secondary MBO backed by NorthEdge
Advice to the company on its acquisition of Responsive Engineering
Advice to the company on raising of replacement capital
Advised on acquisition of Spicers of Hythe.
Advice to Hooba Foods on its finance raise with FW Capital.
Advice to the shareholders on sale to AIM-listed Totally plc.
Advice to shareholders on the disposal to Novacap SAS
Advice on its £3.4m Series A funding round with Seraphim Capital, ADV & Frequentis AG
As the general election in December approaches, the Charity Commission has recently published guidance for charities. This has been issued
The previously announced proposals to extend the eligibility to join a VAT group to non-corporate entities will come into effect
UNW’s Corporate Finance team and Who Can Fix My Car, a leading website that connects drivers with car repair services local to them, recently hosted a round-table lunch in Newcastle upon Tyne. The forum was held to explore how data can be used more effectively to increase sales and efficiency by encouraging attendees to share ideas. It also allowed them to investigate ways in which they could collaborate with one another in the future.
In this edition, we are focusing on looking forwards – firstly with a reminder on the responsibilities of a charity