Advisory & Placement


Experienced team with a deep understanding of all industries covered. Partnered with extensive network of operators and investors. Dedicated to providing discreet and independent advice.

Entrepreneurial team advise on the full spectrum of strategic, financial and operational areas

Assist business owners and/or management teams seeking partners to develop and maximise opportunity. Areas of expertise include:

  • Capital reorganisations, restructurings, operational and financial turnarounds
  • Fundraising: debt and equity
  • Mergers and acquisitions advice
  • Strategic and operational advice

Sector expertise include:

  • Consumer and retail
  • Manufacturing and light engineering
  • Healthcare, Education and Support Services
  • Media
  • Insurance and Financial Services
Private Equity & Private Debt Placement

EPE provides specialist advice to institutions and GPs on all aspects of private equity funding.

It assists European managers raise capital of €100m to €1bn. It has several particular areas of expertise:

  • Specialist SME funds in Europe
  • Emerging market funds
  • Mezzanine and credit funds
  • Sector-focused funds
  • Niche funds of funds

The PE advisory business covers a broad range of mandates, including:

  • Secondary sale of fund portfolios
  • Secondary sale of directs portfolios
  • GP spin-outs
  • Stapled transactions
  • M&A of PE managers
  • Strategy consulting
  • Advising boards and managers of listed PE funds