Welcome to Catalyst

We advise business owners, management teams and investors on all aspects of corporate finance.

Our advice covers company acquisitions and sales, management buy-outs and buy-ins (MBOs/MBIs) and raising private equity, growth and debt capital.

Our experienced, partner-led approach, coupled with our international reach and sector focus, delivers exceptional results for our clients.

Through this we have gained a reputation for straight talking and 'smart' advice, accompanied by an unstinting drive and commitment to exceed client aspirations.

Don't just take our word for it though, watch the video below to hear what our clients have to say about working with us.

We look forward to talking to you.

Latest news

Catalyst Sponsored athletes selected for Youth Winter Olympic Team

Following Catalyst’s sponsorship deal with the British Bobsleigh and Skeleton Association (BBSA) four of the youth team have now been included in the Great Britain and Northern Ireland (GB&NI) team for the Youth Winter Olympics to be held in Lillehammer, Norway next week.  

Catalyst appoints two more dealmakers to London team

Catalyst Corporate Finance has expanded its London office with the recruitment of two new dealmakers, Jack Atkins and Oliver Norman.  

Catalyst advises Livingbridge on its investment in Efficio

Catalyst Corporate Finance has advised Livingbridge on its minority investment in procurement specialist, Efficio. 

Catalyst advises on the sale of Bowlplex to the Original Bowling Company

Catalyst Corporate Finance has advised the shareholders of Bowlplex on the sale of the business to The Original Bowling Company, backed by Electra Partners.  

Catalyst advises specialist IT services distributor Zycko on the sale of the business to Rigby Private Equity

Catalyst has advised the shareholders of Zycko on the sale of the business to Rigby Private Equity, a technology-based private equity fund.  

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research cover Comment & Opinion: The rise of family offices

Richard Sanders discusses why family offices are now an important investor for business owners and management teams in Real Deals

research cover Construction Comment & Opinion: 2015 - Half full or half empty

Keith Pickering discusses the latest M&A trends and the outlook for 2016 in the Construction sector in BMJ

research cover Healthcare Sector M&A Update - Winter 2015/16

The past twelve months have seen a continuation of strong overall healthcare activity. Deal volumes across each sector have risen with pharmaceuticals recording a significant increase.