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Is private equity misunderstood?
Charlie Jolly

01 September 2021

In this episode of The Loop, the panel discusses what bringing on a private equity partner means for a business, what the market is currently like for both the PE firms and businesses and why communication is so essential for both parties.

Trading through the coronavirus pandemic
Charlie Jolly

24 August 2021

RSM recently surveyed executive board members from a range of private equity (PE) backed portfolio companies. Read on to find out what trading has been like for these businesses over the last 18 months.

RSM advises on sale of communications and business systems specialist

18 August 2021

RSM’s M&A and private equity team has advised the shareholders of Cellular Solutions, a specialist provider of communications and business systems, on the sale of the business to Communications Plus, an award winning B2B provider of telecommunications.

Charlie Jolly

Partner, Head of Private Equity

Charlie is Head of Private Equity at RSM UK and has over 20 years’ experience in the private equity market and introduce non-executive directors to PE firms that need their sector or operational experience.

Ben Bilsland


Ben is Accounting and Financial Reporting Partner based in our Bristol office. He is a Technology and Media sector expert and an Industry Senior Analyst as part of RSM’s Industry Eminence Programme.

Damian Webb


Damian is a restructuring specialist and leads RSM’s London practice. He is focused on advising SMEs and their stakeholders on the options available to them to preserve and enhance their value.

Private equity ‘a shot in the arm’ for middle market businesses
Charlie Jolly

27 July 2021

In a recent snap poll by RSM, almost three quarters (74 per cent) of private equity backed middle market businesses believe that their investor has had a positive effect on their firm’s future prospects.

Mitul Raja


Mitul is an Audit Director based in Leicester and has over 15 years experience delivering efficient and high quality audits.

Deal volumes in the UK boom
Jasper van Heesch

09 June 2021

Deal activity in the UK accelerated at the start of the year as lockdown restrictions eased, with private equity and corporate acquisitions recording their strongest ever quarter of growth in Q1 2021 according to RSM.

Phil Parkes


Phil is a Corporate Finance Partner based in Birmingham and supports corporates, private equity, banks and public sector organisations on both UK and cross border transactions.


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