Corporate Finance Lunch 2019

Date: Thursday 14th February 2019
Time: 12:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Location: The Midland, 16 Peter Street, Manchester, M60 2DS
Cost: £see below
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Save the date for our annual Corporate Finance Lunch on Thursday 14th February 2019. We'll hear from two panels of experts from the corporate finance world as they review the last 12 months of deals in the North West.  There will be commentary and analysis from those in the know, plus insight into the market for the year ahead.

A firm favourite in the pro-manchester calendar, with unrivalled networking opportunities, this lunch attracts around 400 guests and is always a sell-out.

Set in the stunning Midland Hotel, guests will enjoy a drinks reception followed by a formal two-course lunch.

Ticket prices (excl. VAT)


£395 table of 10
£45 per person

£545 table of 10
£60 per person

About the Speakers:

Jonathan Boyers UK Head of Corporate Finance - KPMG

Jonathan joined KPMG in 1988 and has been a Corporate Finance advisor for 27 years having trained as an ACA with KPMG. Since then he has advised a variety of clients including both private and public companies in respect of company disposals, acquisitions and private equity work.

During his career, Jonathan has won a number of awards including the North West Insider Magazine Deal Maker of the year award for 2012 having previously received the same award in 2009. Jonathan was also awarded the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales Corporate Finance Faculty’s Corporate Financier of the Year Award for 2011.

During his career at KPMG he has advised hundreds of families, business owners, management teams and private equity investors on Strategy and Corporate Finance transactions. Most of his deals have involved helping Clients sell their businesses. Deal sizes have ranged from £1 to £600 million.

Ryan Bevington Investment Director - Maven Capital Partners

Ryan heads up Maven’s Manchester office, and is responsible for new private equity investments across the North of England and also sits on the board of a number of portfolio companies. He also manages the Northern Powerhouse Equity Fund which focuses on earlier stage companies. He joined Aberdeen Asset Management Private Equity in January 2007 having previously worked for PricewaterhouseCoopers in Manchester specialising in private equity transactions. Ryan qualified as a Chartered Accountant (FCA) with PricewaterhouseCoopers having graduated from Leeds University with a law degree in 1998.

Daniel Gallagher Corporate Finance Partner - PwC

Daniel leads the North West Corporate Finance team in PwC.  He has over 14 years professional experience and works with both private and private equity backed companies across the region.  He has advised on acquisitions, disposals and fundraisings across many sectors.

Interested In The Event?

If you’re interested in attending, you can book online here.

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