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, Sofa.com

Latest MBS News & Intelligence

MBS News

25 March 2019 - 16:15

Ascena Retail Group sells stake in retail chain Maurices The owner of Ann Taylor and Dressbarn has sold its majority interest to an affiliate of OpCapita, a private equity firm that specialises in the retail, consumer and leisure industries. The transaction has an enterprise value of $300m. Read more.


25 March 2019 - 8:34

BlackCurve raises £1.5m in funding round led by Nauta Capital BlackCurve, a pricing optimisation company, uses artificial intelligence to help retailers manage and optimise the price of each item they sell. The company partners with retailers across several sectors including sporting equipment and garden & outdoor. Read more.


22 March 2019 - 8:16

Private equity firm ACON Investments acquires JD Beauty Co. As part of the deal, JD Beauty - the New York-based manufacturer of beauty products - will merge with Goody, which was purchased by ACON Investments from Newell Brands in August last year. Read more.