For the second year running Rowan were delighted to be sponsoring the prestigious North West Dealmaker Awards – seen as the biggest date in the region’s corporate finance calendar. Taking place at Manchester Central on Thursday 20th October 2016, Dealmakers is the opportunity to celebrate the achievements of the North West’s corporate M&A professionals. It’s the night to show what this community can really do and to acknowledge excellence. Rowan Partners are proud sponsors of this year’s Dealmaker Awards with the company sponsoring the
Dealer of the Year: £10-£50m category:
Deal of the Year (£10m to £50m) Winner: Sale of Berwin Group (Dow Schofield Watts)
The deal saw a £40m-turnover rubber compounder whose products are used in several leading tyre brands acquired by a listed Swedish multinational for approximately £25m. The transaction represented a full exit for all shareholders and effected the retirement for the major shareholder who had led a buyout in 1983.
Shortlisted: Exiting investment in Waterfall Catering Group to Elior Group (LDC, Deloitte, DWF); Sale of ArtHouse Group to NorthEdge Capital (KPMG, DWF); Sale of Sambro International (KPMG); Sale of 8Ball Games (Hill Dickinson); Sales of Comms-Care (Hurst Corporate Finance); Sale of Steadfast (GCA Altium); Sale of stake in Playnation (Palatine Private Equity)
Sponsored by: Rowan Partners
The Insider Dealmakers Awards reward the efforts of people in the corporate finance field who are at the very top of their game. For further coverage all of the worthy winners please follow the link below: http://www.insidermedia.com/event/northwest-dealmakers-awards/coverage