Paul Vanstone

Paul Vanstone
T: +44 (0) 20 7246 0510
E: paul.vanstone@alantra.com

Paul is a Director at Alantra and has built his extensive commercial and corporate finance experience through roles in industry, Government advisory and professional services.

Paul has completed a wide range of deal types in a number of sectors. Highlights include advising ReBOUND on its fundraising from BGF, the management buy-out of PCMS Group, sales of Air Dispatch to dnata, CP Electronics to Legrand, Kustom Signals to US-based MPD Inc and Powwownow to US-based PGi Inc, the acquisition of Public Safety Equipment International by US-based ECCO Group, the debt-funded management buy-out of XLN Business Services, the investment in Global Freight Solutions, and the growth capital investments in Coryton Advanced FuelsCitySprint and Aero Technics.

A masters graduate of Nottingham University, Paul trained as a chartered accountant with Deloitte, moving after six years to Arbuthnot Securities, where he worked in corporate finance advising high-growth companies. Prior to joining Alantra, Paul worked as a consultant to the Government on the Automotive Assistance Fund.

As a London resident, Paul enjoys heading out to the country in his free time, preferably with a mountain bike or skis for company.

 

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.