Noel has been seconded to NM Rothschild's investment banking team, where he was involved in a number of buy and sell side mandates for institutional and corporate clients.

Key experience

  • Acquisition of International Inspection Services Ltd (INSPEC) for £40 million by Intertek Group plc
  • Disposal of R. Griggs Group Limited (the licensee of the Dr Martens brand) to Permira for £300 million (acting for the shareholders)
  • Acquisition of Matrix, the UK market leader in energy management and energy efficiency services for commercial buildings, by E.ON Connecting Energies (ECT)
  • Acquisition of Yew Holdings Limited for £58.3 million by Dignity plc and associated equity fund raising
  • Acquisition of Moody International for £450 million by Intertek Group plc
  • Acquisition of the UK poultry and red meat processing operations of Vion Holdings by 2 Sisters Food Group
  • Acquisition of the Brookes Avana Businesses from Premier Foods for £30 million by 2 Sisters Food Group
  • Acquisition of the Japanese EMC businesses of Akzo Nobel by Intertek Group plc
  • Acquisition of the UK and US steel 'tube' and steel 'strip' divisions of Tyco International by Caparo Industries plc
  • Disposal by Finning International Inc of Hewden Stuart plc to Sun Capital

Areas of experience

  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Institutional exits
  • Corporate reorganisations and restructurings
  • Post-merger integration