Hannah Thackrah

Hannah Thackrah
T: +44 (0) 121 654 5017
E: hannahthackrah@catalystcf.co.uk

Hannah is Catalyst's Business Development Manager.

Hannah’s chief responsibilities include researching and assessing companies suitable for Catalyst to work with, as well as driving central business development activities. She also specialises in CRM integration and management, digital marketing and social media.

During a degree at Aston University, Hannah undertook a placement year in Catalyst’s Research team, before completing her studies with a first in Mathematics and Business Administration.

During her final year of studies she was enrolled into Beta Gama Sigma (BGS), the International Honor Society Recognizing Business Excellence and was selected to represent Aston University at the BGS Leadership Forum in Florida.

Since 2010 Hannah has been active member of BPS Birmingham Future, a network for the future leaders in the business professional and financial services in Greater Birmingham. She has undertaken various leadership roles including Deputy Chair of the Development Committee, Head of University link-ups and most recently, she joined the Talent Committee to become Project Lead on Live & Work in Birmingham.

Outside of work she enjoys cooking, eating out, going to the gym and running.

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

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

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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.