04 April 2017
In many ways Series B can be the most difficult time to secure investment. Although an entrepreneur may have successfully established a small-scale venture, often the full potential of the business is yet to be proven. However, given the right product and market fit, the subsequent growth (especially for tech companies) can be explosive. Although there are many issues to consider, here we highlight our key considerations that are important for management teams readily preparing to secure Series B funding.
04 April 2017
Things change. For many fast-growing TMT businesses there will come a time when the founding shareholder structure will have to flex. Here we set out nine golden rules to find solutions that are right for the departing shareholder and the business.
18 July 2016
David Blacher, head of technology, media and telecommunications at business advisers RSM comments on the proposed acquisition of UK technology firm ARM Holdings by Japan’s Softbank.
24 June 2016
There is no doubt that Brexit will have far-reaching impacts and many businesses will be understandably concerned. But there is also a need for a sense of proportion and perspective. As Brexit negotiations continue, we will keep you up-to-date with the latest developments that may affect your business. We will offer commentary on the facts as they appear and avoid unnecessary speculation.
22 June 2016
The sale this week of London-based Magic Pony Technology to Twitter Inc has provided another shot in the arm for the capital’s tech scene and should encourage further interest from international investors predicts RSM.
09 May 2016
A survey carried out by RSM amongst private equity specialists has revealed that two thirds are planning to vote to remain in the EU when British voters take to the polling booths on 23 June, with only a fifth saying they would be voting to leave.
Partner, Head of Private Equity Coverage
Charlie is a Partner with over 14 years experience in the private equity market. He has worked with a broad range of private equity, venture capital and special situations funds in Europe, providing both corporate finance and non-transactional services.