Private Equity

The MBS Group combines a deep understanding of private equity dynamics with breadth across all consumer-facing industries

We have a strong track record of working with mid-tier and large-cap investors and their portfolio companies, combining our knowledge with an understanding of how to sell the proposition to potential candidates, including those who are new to PE. We work at all stages of the deal cycle with a dedicated private equity team. Leveraging expertise across all of our areas of expertise, we are also able to support private equity investors and their portfolio companies build exceptional functional leadership teams.

Our Experience

Angel Investors
Large-Cap Funds
Mid-Cap Funds
Portfolio Companies
Private Investors
Venture Capitalists

Selected Clients

Key People

I have worked with MBS on a number of assignments and they have consistently delivered a high quality shortlist - at pace. MBS demonstrated that they understood the brief as well as the dynamic between a PE fund and their portfolio companies.

Justin Stead - CEO, Radley & Chairman,

Latest MBS News & Intelligence

MBS News

15 February 2019 - 8:23

Private equity firm Endless secures ABL refinancing packages for portfolio companies In a practice that has become more common among private equity firms, Endless's luggage brand Antler raised £8m; its cake manufacturer Bright Blue Foods secured £40m from Wells Fargo, and the aerosol manufacturer James Briggs raised £8.5m. Read more.

14 February 2019 - 9:03

Patisserie Valerie secures backing from private equity firm Causeway Capital has struck with Patisserie Valerie that will keep the remaining 120 branches open. The private equity firm currently owns other cafes including BB Bakers & Baristas. Read more.

14 February 2019 - 8:39

Lion Capital secures deal for portfolio of needle craft brands The private equity firm has purchased DMC group from BlueGem Capital Partners. The brands included in the portfolio are DMC, Wool and the Gang, Sirdar and Tilsatec - which generated more than €90m of sales in 2018. Read more.