Oliver Lawson

Oliver Lawson
T: +44 (0) 20 7246 0531
E: oliver.lawson@alantra.com

Oliver (Oli) is an Associate and has over six years' experience in finance, M&A and transaction services.

He works alongside our Partners and Directors to deliver all types of deals including company acquisitions and disposals, management buy-outs (MBOs), fund raisings and strategic reviews, acting for business owners, management teams, corporates and private equity.​ 

Oli is a member of our Consumer sector team. 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; advising the founders of premium chocolate brand Montezuma’s on its sale to Inverleith; and the £80 million sale of The Sloane Club.

He graduated from Loughborough University with a degree in Business Economics & Finance. He qualified as a chartered accountant with PwC whilst working in audit before moving to Transaction Services, spending time in both the Birmingham and London offices, with a focus on the retail, consumer and leisure sectors.

Away from work Oli is a keen sportsman, especially when it comes to rugby, cricket and skiing. His other main passion is the countryside, where in another life he would have stayed at home working on the family farm in Somerset.

 

Alantra advises Inflexion and Vivona Brands on sale to Webster Equity Partners

Alantra has advised Inflexion and Vivona Brands (“Vivona”) on the sale of the business to US based private equity firm, Webster Equity Partners.  

Alantra named as ‘European Corporate Finance House of the Year 2019′

Alantra has won the European Corporate Finance House of the Year Award at The Private Equity Awards 2019, hosted by Real Deals. 

Alantra advises Altius on investment by MML Capital Partners

Alantra has advised high-growth data consultancy, Altius, on investment by MML Capital Partners. 

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.