• Mergers & acquisitions

Our market-leading M&A offering

We are a leading provider of advice and execution capabilities for all types of UK mergers & acquisitions. Whether our clients are acquiring, selling or scouting the market for strategic opportunities, we offer comprehensive expertise at every stage of the journey.

Experienced and expert teams

In collaboration with our experienced sector and broader product teams, and powerful sales platform, we offer high-quality advice and execution across both public and private markets. Whatever the industry or sector, and whatever the deal, we deliver optimal solutions and help our clients unlock the value of their M&A strategy.

Broad market reach

Our unique ecosystem of industry-wide connections is central to our M&A clients’ success. Our large corporate client base and coverage of all leading UK private equity firms ensure an in-depth knowledge of market activity and investor views, as well as a wide executive network for buyer outreach.


Our comprehensive M&A service offering includes idea generation and target selection, as well as advice on:

• Strategy
• Valuation
• Takeover vulnerability
• Potential buyers
• Deal structuring
• Process execution
• Regulation

150x150_StuartOrd"Our integrated and market-leading UK M&A offering is well-positioned to provide clients with high-quality advice across all types of mergers and acquisitions."

Stuart Ord
Co-Head of M&A

Stuart Ord, Co-Head of M&A Email Stuart

150x150_OliverIves"We combine significant and far-reaching expertise in the UK corporate sector with the resources of an integrated global investment bank. Creating value through M&A takes determination and deep market knowledge, but also imagination and agility."

Oliver Ives
Co-Head of M&A

Oliver Ives, Co-Head of M&A Email Oliver

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