Harry Stoakes

Harry Stoakes

Deal Advisory Partner, Head of Leisure M&A

Deal Advisory

Executive summary

Harry leads the Leisure M&A team at BDO. He is an FCA with over 20 years’ professional services experience. Harry leads a highly motivated team of leisure sector advisers, delivering outstanding results for clients who wish to sell their business or raise money to accelerate growth.

He is deeply entrenched in the world of Leisure with transactional success in domestic & outbound travel, pubs, sports clubs, franchising, restaurants, fitness and family leisure and has a broad network of contacts across Leisure C-suites, strategic buyers, investors and high net worth investors.

Harry has a distinguished tack record having advised on 50+ completed deals with aggregate deal value over £2bn. A large proportion of Harry's deals involve private equity and are cross border.