James is a corporate finance partner with over 15 years experience in mergers and acquisitions. James focuses on private company M&A including advising on company sales, acquisitions, management buy-outs and private equity fundraising, with deal size ranging from £5m-£100m.
In recent years James has led over 30 transactions personally with a deal value in excess of £750m. This has included the following notable transactions;
- Sale of Holchem to Ecolab.
- £63m sale of LPW to Carpenters.
- Advised Inchcape Plc on the sale of numerous dealerships to multiple buyers.
- PE investment in Vaioni.
James has strong relationships with PE houses in the UK and Internationally.