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 advising Rutland Partners on its acquisition of Armitage Pet Care, 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 PCMS Group on its sale to a management buy-out team backed by Inflexion Private Equity

Catalyst has advised PCMS Group, a leading provider of point-of-sale software and services for major retailers, on its sale to a management buy-out team, backed by Inflexion.  

Catalyst advises Caledonia Investments plc on the sale of The Sloane Club

Catalyst has advised Caledonia Investments plc on the sale of The Sloane Club, the private members club located in the heart of Chelsea, London. 

Advisor to Mahindra Comviva on its acquisition of Emagine International

We advised Mahindra Comviva on its acquisition of Emagine International, a leading provider of real-time contextual marketing software.  

Catalyst advises Graphite Capital on £72m buy-out of YSC Consulting

Catalyst, the UK business of Alantra, has advised Graphite Capital on the £72m management buy-out of YSC Consulting. 

Catalyst advises Birmingham-headquartered ITG on its sale to Equistone

Catalyst, the UK business of Alantra, has advised Inspired Thinking Group on its sale to Equistone Partners.