Guy Taylor

Guy Taylor
T: +44 (0) 20 7246 0524
E: guytaylor@catalystcf.co.uk

Guy is a Director in our Debt Capital Markets team. He works with both corporate clients and financial sponsors helping them access both new sources of debt capital and manage existing debt facilities.

Recent deals include the management buy-out of Addo Food Group, the investment in Global Freight Solutions by Phoenix Equity Partners, advising Waterland Private Equity Investments on the refinancing of Ballast Phoenix, the acquisition of Santia by Alcumus and the minority investment in Efficio.  

Prior to joining Catalyst Guy spent seven years in banking, working in corporate acquisition finance and sponsor leveraged finance. Guy was previously a Director in the mid-market leverage team at CIT Bank where he focused primarily on transaction values between £50m and £250m.

Guy qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 2004 and also has an MBA from Manchester Business School.

When he’s not working, Guy is a keen motorcyclist, mountain biker and loves to ski.

 

 

Catalyst advises MML Partners on investment in IT managed service provider CSI

Catalyst has advised MML Partners on its £36 million investment in CSI, a leading IT Managed Service provider to the attractive and fast growing UK mid-market. 

Catalyst advises shareholders on the £29m sale of Entanet to CityFibre

Catalyst has advised shareholders on the £29m sale of Entanet to listed communication infrastructure provider CityFibre  

Catalyst advises leading ignition supplier Standard Brands on sale

Catalyst has advised Standard Brands (UK) Ltd, the international ignition supplier that includes the ZIP and Sunny Jim brands, on its sale to the SHS Group. 

Catalyst advises McNicholas as Kier makes investment

Catalyst has advised the shareholders of McNicholas, a leading infrastructure services provider in the UK, on its sale to Kier plc.  

Catalyst advises Palatine on TTC investment

Catalyst has advised Palatine Private Equity on its investment in TTC Group, a leading provider of road user and cycling education courses in the UK.