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 advises on the sale of Gardman

Catalyst Corporate Finance, the UK’s leading mid-market transaction advisory firm, has advised the shareholders of Gardman on the sale of the business to Rutland Partners and the re-investing management team. 

Catalyst advises on MBO of 4Ways Healthcare

Catalyst Corporate Finance, the UK’s leading mid-market transaction advisory firm, has advised Synova Capital on the management buy-out of 4Ways Healthcare. 

Catalyst advises on the sale of Bridgepoint-backed Shimtech Industries

Catalyst has advised aerospace components supplier Shimtech Industries on its $220 million sale to Auctus Industries  

Catalyst success continues

Catalyst continued its excellent year with Justin Crowther winning the award for ‘Dealmaker of the Year’ at the East Midlands Dealmakers 

Promotions support strong growth for Catalyst

Following a record period of deal completions, Catalyst has announced a number of significant promotions, including the appointment of two new partners 

Latest deals

Latest research

research cover Healthcare Sector M&A Update - Spring 2015

The volume of deals in the first three months of 2015 have set the stage for a strong year with activity in pharmaceuticals and medtech higher than in the first quarter of 2014.

research cover Web Hosting - Sector Update Spring 2015

The hosting industry has experienced strong growth in recent years and is currently valued at more than $50 billion. Robust growth looks set to continue across all major hosting subsectors and further consolidation is anticipated as larger market participants continue to pursue acquisition opportunities.

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research cover Change of attitude to UK investment

Mark Wilson discusses the step change in EfW and biomass investment in the UK

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