Justin Crowther

Justin Crowther
T: +44 (0) 115 957 8236
T: +44 (0) 20 7246 0500
E: justincrowther@catalystcf.co.uk

Justin is a Partner and has over 15 years of successful transaction advisory experience at Catalyst.

Justin leads Catalyst's Healthcare sector team. Recent transactions include the merger of Options Group with Outcomes First Group, the sales of Raphael HealthcareFocus Pharmaceuticals, the ARX Group, Williams Medical Supplies and Solor Care, and the management buy-outs of Addo Food Group, 4Ways Healthcare and NRS.

He regularly writes for the sector's leading publications including HealthInvestor and Caring Times, and is often sought out by the national press, including the Financial Times, for his opinions. Justin is also one of the authors of the Catalyst Pharma Fast 50.

Born and bred in Nottingham, Justin leads our presence with Simon Peacock in the East Midlands market, using his extensive connections with the region's corporate mid-market and intermediary professionals.

A graduate of Newcastle University, Justin trained as a chartered accountant with KPMG before moving onto the corporate development team of the then FTSE 100 company, Boots plc. Justin joined Catalyst in 2000.

A member of the Catalyst 'two daughters' club, Justin combines his family duties with honing his tennis skills and taking as many opportunities as possible to play golf.

 

Catalyst advises Rutland Partners on its investment in Armitage Pet Care

Catalyst has advised Rutland Partners on its acquisition of Armitage Pet Care, the largest independent manufacturer and supplier of premium branded pet treats and accessories in the UK. 

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

Catalyst has advised MML Partners on its £36m investment in CSI, a leading IT Managed Service provider to the 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.