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 Yorkshire & North East Corporate Finance team

Dow Schofield Watts expands Yorkshire & North East Corporate Finance team Dow Schofield Watts has expanded its Corporate Finance team in Yorkshire and the North East with the appointment of Harry Martin as an Associate. Harry, who will be based at the firm’s Leeds office, joins from PwC, where he spent almost four years in … 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

Dow Schofield Watts welcomes new corporate finance team

Dow Schofield Watts welcomes new corporate finance team Financial advisory firm Dow Schofield Watts (DSW) has expanded its reach with the launch of a new corporate finance team based in Cardiff. The new team will be led by Koo Aseeley and Michael Dunn and will support businesses in the South West and Wales. Their arrival … 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

The Clean Energy Revolution: 5 Trends in Renewables Investment

The clean energy revolution: 5 trends in renewables investment Connor Monaghan from Dow Schofield Watts’ Corporate Finance team, author of a report on the clean energy transition, outlines the rapid changes taking place As the world shifts away from fossil fuels in the race to achieve net zero, renewable energy will be the central pillar … Continued

Dow Schofield Watts supports Circus Starr for 8th year!

Dow Schofield Watts supports Circus Starr for the 8th year! Our North West Corporate Finance team has continued its ongoing support for Circus Starr for the 8th year running! The charity, which brings all the fun of the circus to children and families that may have found this difficult in the past, has created a … Continued

Four promotions in Dow Schofield Watts’ corporate finance team

Four promotions in Dow Schofield Watts’ corporate finance team Dow Schofield Watts has made four promotions in its award-winning North West corporate finance team. Callum Sellar and Tom Dutton have been promoted to Director, while Ross Thomas has been made Associate Director and Alex Odlin has become Manager. All joined Dow Schofield Watts having previously … Continued

Selling a business in a downturn

Selling a business in a downturn Gregg Pendlington, Partner of Dow Schofield Watts’ North West corporate finance team, outlines five ways for vendors to motivate a buyer in an economic downturn and achieve the best price  In an economic downturn, business confidence decreases and buyers become naturally more cautious. With less competition, prices start to … Continued

DSW celebrates its young talent with two award nominations

DSW celebrates its young talent with two award nominations Dow Schofield Watts’ young business talent has been recognised in two categories of the Insider North West Young Professionals Awards 2023.   DSW‘s Corporate Finance team has been shortlisted in the Young Professional Team of the Year category. Eight of the 14-strong team – Connor Monaghan, … 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

What does 2023 hold for the deals market?

What does 2023 hold for the deals market? Gregg Pendlington of DSW’s Corporate Finance team sets out what buyers, vendors and investors can expect in the year ahead. What does 2023 hold for the deals market? 2023 will not deliver the same deal volumes as in the bumper year of 2021 – but if the … Continued

DSW leaps to 6th in UK corporate finance rankings and 9th in Scotland

DSW leaps to 6th in UK corporate finance rankings and 9th in Scotland Dow Schofield Watts was the UK’s sixth most active corporate finance advisor in the first nine months of the year – up from 13th position last year, according to the latest Experian Market IQ report. The report also shows the firm leapt … Continued

Renewables specialist joins Edinburgh corporate finance team

Renewables specialist joins Edinburgh corporate finance team Dow Schofield Watts has expanded its recently opened Edinburgh office with the appointment of Adam Widerkiewicz as corporate finance manager. Adam, who has nine years of experience in finance, joins from EDF Renewables where he was a mergers and acquisitions specialist helping the company to build its ‘green … Continued

Land of opportunity? 4 key trends in the Scottish deals market

Land of opportunity? 4 key trends in the Scottish deals market Tom Faichnie of Dow Schofield Watts Scotland highlights some current developments and discusses the future prospects for M&A 1. SMEs need to find ways to boost their value SMEs are the bedrock of the Scottish economy and we have lots of very successful small … Continued