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CREATING value with bUsiness owners


A track record of helping aspirational business owners grow their business.


Over 50 years combined Corporate Finance experience in helping clients generate maximum value for their businesses.


Providing management teams with a robust and effective outsourced financial reporting function.

M & A


Guiding Business owners through complex corporate transactions.

partnering with entreprenuers to grow, groom and sell businesses

Our focus is on partnering with aspirational Business Owners to create long term value in their respective businesses. Through our core services, clients benefit from our wealth of experience in Consultancy & Finance roles across numerous sectors. Our Corporate Finance background allows us to develop and implement stategies with clients atimed at achieving the best possible outcome from a Corporate Transaction, whether is be a Fundraise, Business Acquisition/Sale or a Management Buyout.


An effective Finance function is the cornerstone of most successful businesses, with up-to-date, accurate data allowing Business owners to make informed strategic decisions. We provide Outsourced Financial Support and Consultancy services to Mid-Tier and SME clients who understand the need for regular financial reporting. 


The right support is crucial when looking to Sell, Acquire or Merge a business. We are part of ONEtoONE Corporate Finance, an international M&A advisory firm for Middle Market and SME companies with an established international team of over 100 experienced M&A specialists located in 16 countries. Between us we have completed more than 1,000 corporate transactions.

Our Team

Over 50 years of combined Corporate Finance and Financial Accounting Experience


Brian McCann

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Managing Director

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Angela Downey

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Duncan McCann

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Jean Hughes

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Office Manager

Completed Transactions

An example of some of our completed Corporate Transactions:

Network Hub and Cable
Software Company Acquisition

Working with  clients who have deep supply chain management experience, we identified and acquired for them an establish MRP systems business.  We are currently working again with this client to identify, fund and complete at least one "bolt on" acquisition.

Sale of Childrens Day Nursery

Our client was operating an established nursery and had received an approach from a potential buyer. Whilst the buyers had experience from previous deals, this was our clients  first sale and our role was to support them through the process from Heads of Terms through due diligence to legal completion.

On the Scales
MBO of Slimming Clinics

We worked alongside the founder of a growing chain of slimming clinics and helped her to buy-out her partner with the support of a significant equity investment from a regional Venture Capital Fund.

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Acquisition Support to Digital Services Client

We have supported  a digital technology installation specialist with 2 acquisitions of complementary businesses. Our work has included developing the key deal terms and managing the transaction processes through to completion. 

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Contact Us

obsidian offices

chantry court 

chester west employment park,


Ch1 4qn

07801 187 342

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