Alantra Catalyst

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.

Globally, a significant volume of cash is looking for a home and is competing for the best UK businesses. In the video below, Catalyst’s managing partner explains why this is providing owners with more choice than he has seen in the last 25 years.

We look forward to talking to you.

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research cover Chemicals & Coatings H1 2017 M&A update

Buoyant M&A market driven by continued interest in the UK from overseas corporates.

Latest news


Catalyst advises Birmingham-headquartered ITG on its sale to Equistone

Catalyst, the UK business of Alantra, has advised Inspired Thinking Group on its sale to Equistone Partners. 

Catalyst advises family owned waste management business on its sale to international trade buyer

Catalyst, the UK business of Alantra, has advised the family owners of WSR Recycling Ltd on its sale to Panda Group.