Chris Hobbs

Chris  Hobbs
T: +44 (0) 121 654 5016
E: christopherhobbs@catalystcf.co.uk

Chris is completing his industrial placement year with Catalyst as an analyst within our research team.

His chief responsibilities are to produce detailed analysis of businesses and transaction trends in a variety of sectors, and to provide bespoke research to support deal delivery.

Chris is reading Business Economics with Industrial experience at the University of Exeter.

Away from work, he likes to keep active, especially by playing hockey. Chris enjoys watching a wide variety of sport and is a Liverpool fan.

 

Catalyst advises ProLabs as Inflexion makes investment

Catalyst has advised ProLabs, a leading independent supplier of compatible optical transceivers, on its investment from Inflexion Private Equity.  

Catalyst appoints new partner to strengthen Consumer sector focus

Catalyst has appointed a new partner, Matthew Wiseman, to strengthen its consumer sector focus in the UK.  

Catalyst wins International Trade Award

Catalyst has won the “International Trade Award” at TheBusinessDesk.com’s West Midlands Business Masters 2017, which showcases the best businesses in the West Midlands. 

Catalyst advised MBO of Westleigh Partnerships wins Deal of the Year

The £65m management buy-out of Westleigh Partnerships, in which Catalyst advised Palatine Private Equity, won the ‘Deal of the Year Award’ at the Insider East Midlands Dealmakers Awards 

Catalyst advises LDC on the secondary buy-out of Addo Food Group

Catalyst has advised LDC and the management team on the secondary buy-out of Addo Food Group (Addo) the UK’s leading chilled savoury pastry producer, from Vision Capital.