• An informed and impartial perspective to help our clients reach their goals through the design and execution of strategic M&A and financing solutions.

  • We provide impartial, expert advice to large and mid-sized corporations, private equity, families and entrepreneurs, and governments. We design and execute strategic M&A and financing solutions for our clients and act as a trusted partner, taking a long-term and independent view on the challenges they face.

    Our deep understanding of financial markets, the high volume of transactions we advise on, and our unrivalled network of industry and financing specialists in over 40 countries, provide clients with a comprehensive perspective to achieve their strategic goals.

    Our distinct perspective allows us to achieve outstanding results for our clients and act as their most trusted advisers over the long term. 

  • Our services

  • M&A and Strategic Advisory

    Debt Advisory and Restructuring

    Equity Advisory

  • Our expertise

  • Advice only

    The high volume of transactions we advise on across all of our services, and our total advisory offering provide us with an unrivalled understanding of markets and their participants, worldwide.

    Global scale

    We integrate the local insight of our experts on-the-ground in 40 countries to build up a truly global perspective.

    Sector-based knowledge

    Across every industry, our network of specialists share their insights on regional market dynamics. We then share this knowledge with a very broad range of clients. 

  • Case studies

  • Meda’s US$10bn recommended takeover by Mylan

    Comprehensive advice on a landmark European pharmaceuticals transaction.

    Orix and VINCI Airports’ US$18bn acquisition of concession for Kansai and Osaka Airports

    A precedent-setting privatisation for Japanese airports                     

    Teva Pharmaceutical’s US$7.4bn equity and US$20.4bn debt financing

    Independent advice on a landmark financing package                                 

  • LANXESS’ US$2.7bn acquisition of Chemtura

    A major step in the specialty chemicals company's growth strategy  

    The €23.1 billion merger of three Coca-Cola bottlers

    A large and complex transactions across multiple jurisdictions and advisory services

    €863m IPO of Philips Lighting

    A carve-out and dual-track process that helped Royal Philips refocus its primary business