Director, Private Equity
Michael is responsible for originating and assessing potential investments and manages the transactions for Ardenton in the United Kingdom.
Based in Manchester, UK, Michael has 14 years of Mergers & Acquisitions experience having worked on over 60 completed transactions. Michael has held a variety of M&A and strategic finance roles having previously worked at a leading North of England M&A Boutique and in senior strategic roles at a UK based private equity investment company and a listed technology company. Most recently Michael has been a senior member within the Mergers & Acquisitions team at BDO, a top-6 accountancy practice.
Michael's transaction experience includes management buy-outs, fund raising, disposals and private equity transactions. Possessing a deep understanding of owner-managed businesses, Michael has experience of a wide range of industry sectors including business services, manufacturing, technology and media.