February 11, 2022

Harris Williams, a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, announces it is advising Alcumus Group Limited (Alcumus), a portfolio company of Inflexion Private Equity Partners LLP (Inflexion), on its pending sale to Apax Partners LLP (Apax). Alcumus provides environmental, social, and corporate governance (ESG) software and technology-enabled services to over 45,000 customers. The transaction is being led by Thierry Monjauze, Erik Szyndlar, Brian Titterington and Mathew Tsui of the Harris Williams Technology Group.

February 9, 2022

Harris Williams, a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, announces it is advising Pilot Freight Services (Pilot), a portfolio company of ATL Partners (ATL) and British Columbia Investment Management Corporation (BCI), on its pending sale to A.P. Moller – Maersk (Maersk). Pilot is a leading U.S.-based last mile, middle mile, and border crossing solutions provider, specializing in the big and bulky freight segment for B2C and B2B distribution models. The transaction is being led by Frank Mountcastle, Jason Bass, Jonathan Meredith, Trey Balson, Tom Dunne and Justin Icardo of the Harris Williams Transportation & Logistics (T&L) Group.

February 2, 2022

Harris Williams, a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, announces it advised Medical Knowledge Group, LLC (MKG), a portfolio company of Court Square Capital Partners (Court Square) and Aisling Capital (Aisling), on its sale to Novo Holdings A/S (Novo Holdings). MKG is an analytics-driven commercialization platform delivering healthcare provider targeted insights and solutions that maximize the clinical and commercial potential of biopharmaceutical customer brands. The transaction was led by Paul Hepper, Brian Jones, and Hampton Cokeley of the Harris Williams Healthcare & Life Sciences (HCLS) Group and Dan Linsalata of the firm’s Technology Group.

January 31, 2022

Harris Williams, a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, announces it advised Ntiva, a portfolio company of Southfield Capital, on its sale to PSP Partners (PSP). Ntiva is a leading provider of managed IT services, strategic consulting, cybersecurity services, cloud services and telecom solutions. The transaction was led by the Harris Williams Business Services Group and Technology Group, including Derek Lewis, Anthony Basmajian, Priyanka Naithani, Jenson Dunn and Phil Ashkenaz.

January 31, 2022

Harris Williams, a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, announces it advised Alliance Animal Health on its significant growth investment from the Flagship Fund of L Catterton. Alliance Animal Health is a leading acquirer and operator of veterinary hospitals for companion animals. LightBay Capital (LightBay) will retain a significant minority stake. The transaction was led by Whit Knier of the Harris Williams Healthcare & Life Sciences (HCLS) Group and Corey Benjamin, Beau Pierce, Trey Shehan, and Kelly Soudachanh of the firm’s Consumer Group.

January 27, 2022

Harris Williams, a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, announces it advised AST LLC (AST), a portfolio company of Tailwind Capital (Tailwind), on its sale to Recognize Partners (Recognize). AST is an award-winning full-service cloud services solution provider, serving clients in the public and commercial sectors for more than two decades. Anthony Basmajian of the Harris Williams Business Services Group and Priyanka Naithani of the firm’s Technology Group advised on the transaction.

January 27, 2022

Harris Williams, a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, announces Intermediate Capital Group PLC’s (LSE: ICP; ICG) investment in Travel Chapter Ltd (Travel Chapter), alongside the management team. Travel Chapter is a portfolio company of ECI Partners (ECI) and a leading platform for high-quality self-catering holiday rentals in the U.K. The transaction, led by Will Bain, Stefan van de Ven and Andreas Illmer of the Harris Williams Consumer Group, extends the firm’s track record in the travel and leisure sector.

January 20, 2022

Harris Williams, a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, today announced that Dr. Julian Feneley has joined the firm’s London office as Managing Director, Healthcare & Life Sciences (HCLS). Dr. Feneley brings close to 30 years of healthcare and life sciences industry experience to Harris Williams, and will lead HCLS’s European efforts, building on the firm’s expertise across the group’s key verticals, including pharma services, medical devices, and numerous healthcare provider segments.

January 14, 2022

Harris Williams, a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, announces it advised United Site Services (USS), a portfolio company of Platinum Equity, on a strategic investment by a Platinum Equity continuation fund vehicle that will support the company's continued growth. USS is the leading provider of portable sanitation and related site services in the United States. The transaction was led by Bob Baltimore, Taylor Morris, and Phil Ashkenaz of the Harris Williams Business Services Group and Tim Webb, Mike Hogan, and Ty Denoncourt of the firm’s Industrials Group.

January 13, 2022

Harris Williams, a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, announces it advised Mercer Foods (Mercer), a portfolio company of Graham Partners (Graham), on its sale to Entrepreneurial Equity Partners (e2p) and Mubadala Capital. Mercer is a state-of-the-art provider of nutritious freeze-dried fruit and vegetable ingredients. The transaction was led by Tim Alexander, Brant Cash, Andy Warczak and Cam Cornwell of the Harris Williams Consumer Group.