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 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 Private Equity.  

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.