”We are very pleased we chose Succession to advise us on what was the most important transaction of our lives. They were fully hands on from the day one carrying out an extensive research into the potential acquirers, negotiating a great outcome for the shareholders and managing an efficient and discreet process that protected the business and its clients along the way. Working with commitment, attention to detail and good humour, we always felt that Min and Miikka truly had our interest in their hearts and did not leave us at any point demonstrating the full service nature, and value, of their approach."
Ron Bradney, Founder, Eazipay Ltd
Partner led advice with vast experience in the low mid market M&A – the senior team have completed over 250 deals in their careers so far.
The Succession team is fully committed to providing proven quality advice to clients seeking a skilled, dedicated and hands-on advisory team that will look after its clients’ interests from start to finish. We always work with passion and good humour.
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Min graduated from the University of Manchester in 1992 with a degree in Law. He joined Berwin Leighton in 1993, where he qualified as a solicitor before moving to Baring Brothers’ corporate finance department in 1995. In 1998, Min joined Cavendish Corporate Finance where, as partner, he led the business services team and completed over 30 transactions, before joining Succession as partner in 2011. Min has worked on a wide range of UK and cross-border transactions for public and private companies, including disposals, acquisitions, flotations, rights issues, management buy-outs, reverse take-overs and several UK public offers.
Education: LLB (Hons), CF, Solicitor (non-practicing)
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Chris has built a career of more than 15 years of international advisory experience. He has held senior roles within a large accounting firm and a number of independent corporate finance houses where he has acted as lead advisor on transactions for public and private companies. Chris has acted on floatations, secondary raising, rights issues, disposal and acquisition for clients across the UK, Asia, Australia, Africa and the US. He has also held senior roles in industry and in 2011 he was appointed CEO of an Australian public company, a role he held for 18-months. More recently was co-founder of a successful online retail business.
Education: B.Com. MBA
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After graduating from the University of Westminster with BA(Hons) degree in International Business in 2002, Miikka started his career in a boutique FX research and consultancy firm before joining ABN AMRO Bank providing research and analysis for their corporate finance and ECM functions. In 2006 he joined Livingstone Partners, now Arrowpoint Advisory, in their London office and moved over to Succession in 2008 shortly after it was launched with the support of Livingstone. Miikka has worked on over 70 domestic and cross border transactions during his time at Livingstone and Succession. He is responsible for Succession’s research operations, among others.
Education: BA (Hons) International Business, Diploma in Corporate Finance