Mark has over 25 years’ experience in mergers and acquisitions (M&A) gained at Headpoint Advisors, ALANTRA (formerly Catalyst Corporate Finance) and Greenfield Capital Partners. During this time he has led and completed a wide range of deals and specialises in advising the founders and shareholders of private companies, particularly in advanced manufacturing, technology and the industrial and business services sectors.
In 2019 he founded Headpoint to provide expert corporate finance advice to the owners of companies considering a transaction who wish to work with an independent and specialist advisory firm. As well as managing Headpoint, Mark leads all deals, is a trusted advisor and maintains relationships with investors and decision makers at strategic buyers across the UK and all the major economies.
Originally an engineering graduate, Mark’s first job was with Siemens working on the Vanguard-class nuclear submarine manufacturing programme. His first experience of M&A came through managing post-acquisition integration projects for leading logistics companies around the world. After completing an MBA from Nyenrode Business School in the Netherlands he moved into corporate finance with PwC and has been advising privately owned businesses on company sales and acquisition projects, both in the UK and Europe, ever since.
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Leander has over three years of experience in M&A gained at Headpoint Advisors and ALANTRA (formerly Catalyst Corporate Finance) and the Dutch Government’s Dept of Business. Within Headpoint he is responsible for origination, research and transaction execution.
Before beginning his career in M&A, Leander studied at Lancaster University where he gained a masters in Politics, Philosophy and Economics. Leander is a regular author of research articles in the advanced manufacturing and industrial services sectors, and amongst others he publishes the Top 20 Waste Companies and M&A review annually in conjunction with the CIWM.
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Liza has 20 years of business experience with a focus on marketing and entrepreneurship. She is responsible for marketing and origination within Headpoint, roles that she has held at Celerant Consulting, Dun & Bradstreet and Nyenrode Business School.
She is a graduate of George Mason University, Virginia in Industrial Psychology and completed an MBA at Nyenrode Business School in the Netherlands.
Andrew has over 25 years of industry and M&A experience in senior executive roles in major corporates and SMEs including Dragon Infrastructure Solutions, South Staffordshire Plc, Veolia Environmental Services (formerly Cleanaway), SIG plc and Navigant Consulting. Over the last few years he has been providing corporate transformation, transaction and strategic advisory advice for family owned and private equity backed organisations as well as corporates and charitable trusts.
Andrew has completed over 40 deals (buy and sell side), managing the whole process from origination through negotiation and the implementation of post-acquisition plans. He is also an accredited member of the Institute for Turnaround.
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