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 expands its technology sector team with two senior appointments

Alantra has expanded its Technology Media and Telecoms (TMT) sector team with two senior appointments. James Chapman-Andrews joins as Partner and Head of UK TMT and Simon Devonshire OBE, joins as Technology Industry Adviser.  

Alantra advises on sale of 3P Biopharmaceuticals to Keensight Capital

We advised Cinfa and the rest of the shareholders on the sale of 3P Biopharmaceuticals to Keensight Capital, a European growth private equity fund with deep expertise in healthcare. 

Alantra strengthens its pharma sector focus with senior appointment

Alantra has appointed Anthony Harrington as a partner and key member of its healthcare advisory team. A leading advisor to the pharma services sector, Anthony has over 15 years of M&A experience in the healthcare sector.  

Alantra advises Maine Pointe on its partnership with SGS

Alantra advises US-based Maine Pointe on its international investment by SGS, the Swiss-listed, global testing, inspection and certification specialist. 

Alantra advises ECI on its investment in Send For Help

Alantra has advised ECI on its investment in Send For Help, the global leading provider of lone worker protection.