Martin Cordey

Martin Cordey
T: +44 (0) 121 654 5000
E: martincordey@catalystcf.co.uk

Martin supports Catalyst's business development strategy with a particular focus on the Midlands region.

He is a highly regarded leveraged finance specialist and has significant experience of advising a diverse range of clients on all aspects of financing. 

Martin worked at Lloyds Bank for over 30 years and until recently was director and the head of its Acquisition Finance team in Birmingham supporting many local businesses including a number of Catalyst’s clients.

 

Away from work, Martin is an enthusiastic musician. He is a founder member of the Birmingham Corporate Finance Charity band, the Demons of Tune. Martin is also a keen walker and is a charitable trustee for the Malvern Hills Conservators.

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. 

Catalyst appoints two new principals

Catalyst Corporate Finance has expanded its dealmaking team with the recruitment of Alex Silk and Shannon Cox who join the firm as Principals. 

Catalyst advises KKR on £325m agreement to buy Travelopia from Tui

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.