Gregory Banner

Gregory Banner
T: +44 (0) 20 7246 0547
E: gregorybanner@catalystcf.co.uk

Gregory is a Senior Analyst in our Research team.

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

Gregory is also a member of our Business Services sector team.

Before joining Catalyst in 2016, Gregory was a Corporate Development Analyst at Marlowe plc. He worked on deal origination, fundraisings and M&A transactions for the AIM-listed acquisition vehicle, undertaking a buy-and-build strategy in the UK business services sector.

Gregory graduated with First Class Honours in Economics from Queen Mary University.

Outside of work, Gregory is a competitive sportsman and enjoys playing hockey and golf.

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