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 has advised the shareholders of UK Heating Group, including Encore Capital, on the sale to Irsap Group

Catalyst Corporate Finance has advised the shareholders of UK Heating Group, including Encore Capital, on the sale to Irsap Group. 

Catalyst advises the shareholders of Thompson & Morgan on the sale to BVG Group

Catalyst has advised the shareholders of Thompson & Morgan Group Holdings, including Primary Capital, on the sale to BVG Group 

Catalyst advises Phoenix Equity Partners on its investment in Global Freight Solutions

Catalyst has advised Phoenix Equity Partners on its investment in Global Freight Solutions (Holdings) Ltd (GFS) alongside the current management team, led by CEO Neil Cotty. 

Catalyst appoints two new principals

Catalyst Corporate Finance has expanded its dealmaking team with the recruitment of Alex Silk and Shannon Cox who join the firm as Principals. 

Catalyst advises KKR on £325m agreement to buy Travelopia from Tui

Catalyst Corporate Finance has advised KKR on its agreement with TUI AG (TUI) to acquire Travelopia for £325m. The transaction is subject to customary closing conditions.