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2017 winners and finalists

Private Equity Firm of the Year

Winner – LDC

 

Finalists:

Altitude Partners

Meridian Growth Capital

Lawyer of the Year

Winner – Steve Cole (Blake Morgan)

 

Finalists:

Peter Jeffery (Moore Blatch)

Stephen Porter (Shoosmiths)

Management Team of the Year

Winner – CT Automotive – David Wilkinson

 

Finalists:

CEGA Group – Alistair Hardie

Hendy Group – Paul Hendy, Simon Gulliford and Jonathan Moritz

Stewart Signs – Anthony Townson

Due Diligence Team of the Year

Winner – RSM

 

Finalists:

KPMG

Mazars

PwC

Corporate Finance Team of the Year

Winner – Meridian Corporate Finance

 

Finalists:

BDO

Spectrum Corporate Finance

Law Firm of the Year

Winner – Blake Morgan

 

Finalists:

Shoosmiths

Trethowans

Corporate Finance Adviser of the Year

Winner – Helen O’Kane (BDO)

 

Finalists:

Michael Barcia (Meridian Corporate Finance)

Stewart Lambert (James Cowper Kreston)

Darren Miller (Spectrum Corporate Finance)

Darren Thompson (Meridian Corporate Finance)

Bank of the Year

Winner – HSBC

 

Finalists:

Lloyds Banking Group

RBS NatWest

Young Dealmaker of the Year (Under 35)

Joint Winners – Philip Mettam (Meridian Corporate Finance) & Gemma Wild (HSBC)

 

Finalists:

Oliver Kelly (Pitmans Law)

Lisa Sigalet (Shoosmiths)

Mat Wilson (Blake Morgan)

Small Deal of the Year (Under £10m)

Winner – Stewart Signs MBO

 

Finalists:

AndersElite MBO

Deacons Boatyard sale to Dean & Reddyhoff

Opus Telecom sale to NIX Communications

ProcessFlows sale to Konica Minolta

Mid-range Deal of the Year (£10m-50m)

Winner – China Tool Projects/CT Automotive MBO

 

Finalists:

Dyer & Butler sale to First Reserve

Onecom acquisition of Evolve

Raymond Brown Minerals sale to Elysian Capital

Wellian Investments acquisition and IPO on AIM

Large Deal of the Year (over £50m)

Winner – Hendy Automotive acquisition of Lifestyle Group

 

Finalists:

University of Southampton bond issue

Utility Funding sale to Foresight Metering

Trustmarque Solutions sale to Capita

2017 images