Sale of humous brand Moorish is the first deal for DSW’s new Midlands office

Sale of humous brand Moorish is the first deal for DSW’s new Midlands office Moorish, one of the UK’s most recognisable humous brands, has been acquired by the leading provider of freshly prepared food, Bakkavor Group plc. The deal is the first on which Dow Schofield Watts’ new corporate finance team in the Midlands advised. … Continued

Buying a business from administration – tips from a professional

Buying a business from administration – tips from a professional With company insolvencies at a 30-year high, there have rarely been more opportunities to buy an ailing business. Tom Grummitt from insolvency firm Bridgewood (part of the DSW Network), who acts as an administrator in many cases, offers some advice Over 25,000 companies became insolvent … Continued

Dow Schofield Watts’ corporate finance team expands again

Dow Schofield Watts’ corporate finance team expands again Dow Schofield Watts (DSW) has confirmed the appointment of an additional Partner in its rapidly expanding Midlands corporate finance team. Ryan Shields joins from Grant Thornton in Milton Keynes, where he was an M&A Director. Ryan is the fifth and final founding member to join the team, … Continued

Care home operators enter administration

Care home operators enter administration Two companies that operate care homes in the south of England have been placed into administration. Tom Grummitt and Andrew Smith of insolvency firm Bridgewood have been appointed as Administrators of Hantona Ltd, which operates the Old Rectory in Swanage and Delph House in Poole, and Warwick Park House Ltd, … Continued

Dow Schofield Watts continues expansion of Midlands corporate finance team

Dow Schofield Watts continues the expansion of Midlands corporate finance team Dow Schofield Watts (DSW) has revealed a fifth member of its newly established Midlands corporate finance team with the appointment of Shaf Bheda as a Partner. He was previously Head of Magma Corporate Finance and was part of the DSW founding team but has … Continued

Dow Schofield Watts expands Midlands corporate finance team

Dow Schofield Watts expands Midlands corporate finance team Dow Schofield Watts has expanded its recently established Midlands corporate finance team with the appointment of a new Associate Director. Lucy Fairclough will be based at its new Leicester office at Gresham Works on Market Street. Lucy‘s appointment comes just weeks after the team was set up, … Continued

Midlands corporate finance team move into new Leicester office

Midlands corporate finance team move into new Leicester office Dow Schofield Watts Corporate Finance in the Midlands have moved into their new office in the heart of Leicester. The three-strong team – who joined DSW in September and is led by Harry Walker – have taken space in Gresham Works on Market Street. Set in … Continued

Dow Schofield Watts launches corporate finance service in Midlands

Dow Schofield Watts launches corporate finance service in the Midlands Financial advisory firm Dow Schofield Watts (DSW) has expanded its presence in the Midlands with the launch of a new corporate finance team.  Harry Walker leads the three-strong team, which includes Fahim Kassam and Daniel Chouciño, who have all joined from FRP Corporate Finance. They … Continued

DSW Capital PIWorld Presentation: Full Year 2023 Results

DSW Capital PIWorld Presentation: Full Year 2023 Results DSW management, James Dow & Nicole Burstow, present full-year results for the period ended 31 March 2023 to PIWORLD in this investor presentation with a Q&A session to close.     If you want to read our report’s highlights, please visit our previous news article here.

DSW Capital maintains revenue despite challenging year

DSW Capital maintains revenue despite challenging year DSW Capital, the company which owns the Dow Schofield Watts brand, has announced its full-year results for the year ended 31 March 2023. Despite a challenging second half, network revenue matched last year’s record level of £18.3m, while Group revenue was maintained at £2.7m and income from licensees … Continued

Dow Schofield Watts expands into the Midlands

Dow Schofield Watts expands into the Midlands We are pleased to announce that we have expanded into the Midlands for the first time with the addition of insolvency and restructuring specialist Bridgewood. DSW Capital, the company which owns the Dow Schofield Watts brand, has backed a management buy-out of Bridgewood, which employs a team of … Continued

Dow Schofield Watts ranks at #11 in the UK deals adviser league in 2022

Dow Schofield Watts ranks at #11 in the UK deals adviser league in 2022 Dow Schofield Watts was the 11th most active corporate finance adviser in the UK in 2022, according to new figures from Experian. Its Market IQ’s M&A Review showed the firm advised on 79 deals nationally during the year – an increase … Continued

Dow Schofield Watts offers £50k a head lump sum to professional services teams

Dow Schofield Watts offers £50k a head lump sum to professional services teams Dow Schofield Watts (DSW), the mid-market challenger professional services network, is offering a cash lump sum of up to £50,000 per person to support ambitious teams who join its award-winning network of advisory businesses. DSW is targeting entrepreneurial teams of three or … Continued

DSW Capital Half Year FY2023 Results Presented to PIWORLD

DSW Capital Half Year FY2023 Results Presented to PIWORLD DSW management, James Dow & Nicole Burstow, present half-year results for the six month period ended 30 September 2022 to PIWORLD in this investor presentation with a Q&A session to close. James Dow, CEO 00:16 – Introduction 02:04 – Overview of DSW 04:30 – Investment case … Continued