Investment & M&A

Mergers & Acquisitions

We provide end-to-end advice and execution on your transactions.

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Optimise your exit

A specialist corporate finance advisor

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Transaction advisory and execution

  • Mergers, partial exits or full exits
  • Advice and execution through corporate transactions, using our network of strategic  and financial buyers
  • Full deal team through the process from initial strategy and preparation through to final negotiations
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Valuation guidance

  • Benchmark and advise you on how much your business is worth for the purposes of selling your business at the right market-fitting multiple
  • Fixed-price reports or bespoke engagements available

A Shared Venture

Bringing expertise to challengers

Our Investment and M&A advisor is the result of a shared venture between Spayne Lindsay & Co, one of the leading UK consumer investment banks, and Young Foodies.

We came together to provide best-in-class transaction advice and execution aimed solely at high-growth consumer brands.

Uniquely positioned

Trusted advisors to high-growth consumer brands

Access to global strategic and financial buyers

Through our previous experience and our partnership with Spayne Lindsay & Co, we have access to strategic buyers all over the world.

End-to-end process support

We work closely with our clients through all stages of transactions from initial preparation and planning to agreeing the final legal documentation.

Consumer sector specialists

Consumer is our sole focus which enables us to better understand the needs of our clients and investors.

Efficient and supportive

No more drawn out processes – we are efficient and streamlined so you can continuing running the business at the same time as completing a corporate transaction.

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An economic fork in the road

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