Over the past decades, Clearwater International has built up trusted and lasting relationships with private equity houses. With almost 300 mid-market deals with private equity involvement, we have completed more than any other corporate finance boutique, and our award-winning team consistently perform strongly in industry league tables.
Our deal execution and sector expertise, deal delivery, debt advisory and origination strengths are keenly sought by private equity houses looking for new platform investments, bolt on acquisitions, buy side transaction support, market leading debt packages or portfolio company exits.
Our offering particularly appeals to business owners looking to maximise value and considering the private equity route alongside other sale options. E.g. entrepreneurs considering either cash-out or organic and/or acquisitive growth capital transactions.
Our depth of M&A experience, aligned with our debt advisory capability, means we know precisely how to optimise and structure private equity deals, and in a crowded market know exactly which providers, both private equity firms and banks, to talk to in order to get the very best terms for management teams.
The Multiples Heatmap, which is derived from information on several hundred qualifying deals completed since the beginning of 2014, gives an unparalleled insight into the prevailing pricing trends across Europe.