DMH Stallard advises on the management buy-out of multi-award winning, Stelfox UK Ltd

06 Dec 2016

DMH Stallard acted for the management team on their buy-out of Stelfox UK Ltd. The Company is part of an international group, with its head office based in Brighton, Sussex. The Group provide executive search consultancy, head hunting & recruitment and specialise in placing key people across leading pharmaceutical and biotech companies, contract research organisations and start-ups. Stelfox UK Ltd was recently awarded The Queen’s Award 2016.

Abigail Owen, corporate partner at DMH Stallard, led the corporate law aspects of the transaction and Gwen Godfrey, partner & head of the banking team at DMH Stallard, led the  funding aspects of the transaction.

Commenting on the transaction, Abigail Owen said: “It was a pleasure working with the management team on this important transaction for them. The transaction was completed in a very short deadline of less than one week. We are pleased that we were able to deliver and pull out all of the stops to assist in getting the desired result for all parties concerned. We wish the management team every success with the Group and their acquisition”

Anna Pak Poy, part of the management team said: "This was the first time that  we have undertaken a legal transaction of this nature. It was very unfamiliar territory for us. The legal advice and assistance provided by Abigail and Gwen and their teams was invaluable. They guided us through this complex stressful process to being in a position to quickly cut through all of the documentation and understand the fundamental and key issues for us. They also provided us with the confidence to get the transaction done and bring us through to a successful completion.”

John Males, director at Watsons Associates accountancy firm, provided the tax and accountancy advice for the management team.

For more information on this announcement or for information on other services offered by the corporate team, please contact Abigail Owen, or by calling 01293 605022.


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