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 LDC on the secondary buy-out of Addo Food Group

Catalyst has advised LDC and the management team on the secondary buy-out of Addo Food Group (Addo) the UK’s leading chilled savoury pastry producer, from Vision Capital.  

Catalyst hosts Q&A with West Midlands mayoral candidate Andy Street

Catalyst has hosted a Q&A with West Midland’s mayoral candidate Andy Street, at its Birmingham Office.  

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

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

Catalyst advises the shareholders of Thompson & Morgan on the sale to BVG Group

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

Catalyst advises Phoenix Equity Partners on its investment in Global Freight Solutions

Catalyst has advised Phoenix Equity Partners on its investment in Global Freight Solutions (Holdings) Ltd (GFS) alongside the current management team, led by CEO Neil Cotty.