Friend offers a full range of corporate finance services, providing independent financial advice to corporates, institutional investors and individuals seeking to buy, sell or invest in businesses, raise new finance or improve existing funding structures.
Our team consists of partners and directors with a wealth of experience and a proven track record of completing transactions across a wide range of sectors and cross-border. We have extensive experience within the manufacturing, technology, software, automotive, logistics and support services sectors.
We have well established relationships with our clients, financial institutions and other advisers and these relationships are often crucial to the success of transactions. We primarily work with private businesses and businesses with private equity backing through every stage of a transaction.
We believe the key to successful corporate finance transactions is a thorough understanding of our clients. We work with our clients over a period of time to develop a strategic view of their businesses, making us best placed to identify and advise on strategic opportunities as they arise.
Our corporate finance team works closely with our audit and assurance team to prepare businesses for potential sales or acquisitions. We act in a lead advisory capacity for our clients, managing the transaction and ensuring continuity of knowledge.