Expertise

Peter is a Partner in the Corporate team in Leeds specialising in private equity and private company transactions, acting for private equity houses, management teams, corporates and vendors. Recent deals include: 

  • advising Alinda Capital on its investment in Glide
  • advising Kinly Holding BV on its acquisition of AVMI
  • advising LDC on the management buy out of Global Autocare
  • advising CBPE and other shareholders on the sale of Allied Glass to Sun Capital
  • advising the shareholders of Cooper Solutions on its sale to PIB
  • advising Cornes & Co on the acquisition of GNS from Phoenix Equity Partners
  • advising the shareholders of DeepSea Electronics on its sale to Caledonia 
  • advising management on the management buy out of Infinity Works backed by Growth Capital Partners
  • advising Riverside on the acquisition by Mintra of Atlas Knowledge
  • advising the shareholders and management on the acquisition of Mangar Health by Winncare 
  • advising management on the secondary buy out of Pyroguard UK 
  • advising Zachary Holdings on the acquisition of Stewart Travel and Canterbury Travel 
  • advising BGF on its investment in Roxor 
  • advising Livingbridge on its investment in Stowe Family Law
  • advising the shareholders on the sale of Kelling Group to Alinda Capital 
  • advising Volpi Capital on the management buy out of Digital Barriers 
  • advising management on the sale of Independent VetCare to EQT
  • advising Department of Health on the £230 million sale of PRUK to Bain Capital and on its subsequent sale to Creat Corporation 
  • advising Synova Capital on its investments in Fairstone Group, DLG , Mandata and Fleetway Travel 
  • advising Riverside on its investment in Brookson Group 
  • advising LDC on its investments in Seabrook Crisps and NRS
Publications
  • Mergers & Acquisitions – A practical guide for Private Companies and their UK and Overseas Advisers
Year Qualified
  • 1996
Education
  • University of Leeds – Law Degree (1990-1993)
  • York College of Law – LPC (1993-1994)
Professional Memberships
  • Member of the BVCA and University of Leeds Alumni