Charles Lanceley

Charles Lanceley
T: +44 (0) 020 7246 0528
E: charles.lanceley@alantra.com

Charles is a Director at Alantra and has over 10 years of M&A experience.

He is a key member of our Consumer sector team. Charles focuses exclusively on the food & beverge industry, working closely with entrepreneurs, private business owners and management teams and supporting mid-market financial sponsors.

Recent deals include advising the founder of Ape Snacks, the UK-based coconut snacks brand, on its exit to a private investor and brand owner operating in the food and beverage space, and advising the founders of premium chocolate brand Montezuma’s on its sale to Inverleith.

Prior to joining Alantra, he worked at a boutique investment bank with a leading track record in the food and drink sector, providing M&A advisory services to multinational and regional food groups, private companies, entrepreneurs and financial sponsors. He has significant experience of advising market-leading, high-growth brands such as Ella’s Kitchen, nakd/Trek and Butterkist.

Charles has an MA in Human Geography from King's College London and a BA in Geography from Newcastle University.

In his spare time, Charles enjoys a variety of outdoor activities including running, climbing and cycling.

 

Alantra advises Livingbridge on investment in leading management consultancy

Alantra has advised private equity firm Livingbridge on its investment in Vendigital, leading management consultancy provider. 

Alantra advises ParkJockey on investment from leading technology investment fund and subsequent parking operator acquisitions

Alantra has advised ParkJockey, a provider of a next-generation technology platform aimed at optimising parking real estate, on securing an investment from a leading global technology investment fund.  

New report identifies how private equity and portfolio companies can ensure board meetings add value

Alantra has supported a new report from Board Intelligence which analyses the role and importance of board meetings in private equity portfolio companies.  

Alantra advises Nord Kapital and Habu Holding on the sale of The Nobu Group to Tubacex and Senaat

Alantra has advised the Norwegian investment groups Nord Kapital and Habu Holding on the sale of the Dubai-based Nobu Group to Tubacex and Senaat General Holding Corp. The transaction is expected to close in March 2019. 

Alantra advises Presco Polymers on sale to River Associates

Alantra advised Presco Polymers on its sale to River Associates Investments. The transaction closed on February 1, 2019 and the financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. Alantra acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Presco Polymers on this transaction.