Sophie Robertson

Sophie Robertson
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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.

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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.  

Catalyst advises Palatine on TTC investment

Catalyst has advised Palatine Private Equity on its investment in TTC Group, a leading provider of road user and cycling education courses in the UK.  

Catalyst advises ProLabs as Inflexion makes investment

Catalyst has advised ProLabs, a leading independent supplier of compatible optical transceivers, on its investment from Inflexion Private Equity.  

Catalyst appoints new partner to strengthen Consumer sector focus

Catalyst has appointed a new partner, Matthew Wiseman, to strengthen its consumer sector focus in the UK.  

Catalyst wins International Trade Award

Catalyst has won the “International Trade Award” at’s West Midlands Business Masters 2017, which showcases the best businesses in the West Midlands.