Consumer

We have learned to become a ‘quick-response’ unit in dealing with the highly dynamic and rapidly changing Consumer sector. To leverage most value we have drilled down into the sub-sectors where there is either strong growth potential, or a ramp up in consolidation. These sub-sectors currently include:

  • Clothing / Household
  • e-Commerce
  • Health & Fitness Centres
  • Hygiene / Personal
  • Luxury Goods
  • Retail & Wholesale
  • Sporting Goods / Outdoor
  • Travel & Leisure

The majority of our transactions are cross-border – both within Europe and overseas. They are executed by a team of experienced advisors across the globe. We have extensive sector expertise.

Recent insight

September 2018
E-Commerce Report

Sector and M&A Report The e-commerce market is being disrupted after a period of relatively easy growth between 2010 and 2015, as increasingly dominant market players and rising customer acquisition costs reduce margins and win market share from independent e-commerce shops. It’s imperative that these businesses reach customers more directly, and M&A is often an


July 2017
Beauty – Sector and M&A report

Beauty is now in ‘the eye of the acquirers’ The M&A market for beauty products has reached a tipping point – ‘acquire, or be acquired’. Consolidation is being driven by large strategic players, who are systematically acquiring smaller players as they emerge. Private equity is also ramping up investments and boosting valuations. The ‘Global 30’


March 2017
Sporting Goods Retail – Sector and M&A Report

Sports retail raises the bar

Recent insight

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