Sophie Robertson

Sophie Robertson
T: +44 (0) 121 654 5035
E: sophierobertson@catalystcf.co.uk

Sophie is a Senior Analyst in our Research team.

Her chief responsibilities are to produce detailed analysis of transaction trends in a variety of sectors and to provide bespoke research to support deal delivery. 

Sophie has supported the delivery of a number of transactions including the merger of Options Group with Outcomes First Group, the sales of Raphael Healthcare and Focus Pharmaceuticals, and the management buy-out of 4Ways Healthcare.

Sophie is a member of the Healthcare sector team. She also has a particular focus on the Education & Training and Speciality Food Ingredients sectors. 

Sophie has a degree in Philosophy from Durham and BSc in Banking and Finance, and is a fluent Spanish speaker.

Record Year for M&A in Medical Devices

2015 was a very strong year for M&A in the UK for medical devices businesses with the sector recording 64 deals compared to 51... 

Nikon becomes latest consumer brand to enter the Medtech market

The growing convergence between the consumer and healthcare sectors has been further demonstrated today 

New legislation creating unprecedented opportunities for clued up SEN providers

The Children and Families Act 2014, in the process of being implemented, introduces radical changes... 

Oasis Healthcare acquires Smiles Dental

Consolidation in the dental market is continuing with Oasis Healthcare’s acquisition of Smiles Dental, in a deal which… 

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.