Nicola heads our National M&A Retail and Consumer team.
She advises buyers, sellers and management teams of primarily privately owned companies across all aspects of a transaction. She also has considerable experience of working with private equity.
Nicola has over 18 years’ experience advising high growth businesses. She also has experience in industry, having completed a secondment as Group Finance Director with Aurora Fashions, the parent company of the Coast, Oasis and Warehouse brands, which operated in over 38 countries and had a combined turnover in excess of £450m.
Her transactional experience includes:
- Sale of Brand Architekts to Swallowfield plc
- Sale of Hi-Spirits to Sazerac
- Sale of Jones Bootmaker to Macintosh Retail NV
- MBO of Kurt Geiger
- MBO of the European region of FILA, the global sports brand
Nicola obtained a BsC in Economics from Southampton University and is a Fellow of the ICAEW.