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21.10.2019

European Chemicals & Plastics Report

Clairfield’s UK partners note that M&A activity in the chemical and plastics sector remained steady in 2018 and forecast a bump in activity in 2019, driven by smaller, specialist deals in a fragmented market. The Clairfield industrial team is led by Chris Gregory. Read the full report here: 2019H1 European Chemicals and Plastics

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12.9.2019

UK Food & Beverage snapshot analyzes M&A activity for h1 2019

Clairfield’s UK partners note that deal volumes in food & beverage are up, with a decline in transaction values. UK brands, alcohol & beverage, and foodservice companies remain attractive targets. Our UK consumer team is led by Gary Ecob. Read the full report here: 2019H1 UK Food & Beverage Report

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10.7.2019

Top ranking in industrial and regional midmarket league tables

From manufacturing precision sensors to forging manhole covers, industrial companies are a vital base for Clairfield International. Clairfield’s industrial team, led by Chris Gregory and Dirk Freiland, is recognized as a top advisor for midmarket industrial deals. Refinitiv ranks Clairfield International as number 6 in industrial deals and number 13 in consumer materials. The Refinitiv ranking […]

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04.6.2019

Clairfield expands in Benelux with new Dutch partner, a leader in midmarket M&A

Clairfield International is delighted to announce further European expansion. Vondel Finance, based in Amsterdam and a leading name in midmarket M&A in the Benelux region, has become Clairfield’s new exclusive partner for the Netherlands. Vondel Finance, founded in 2004, offers advisory on both the buy and sell side with a client-centric approach for corporates, private […]

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20.5.2019

Top ranking in consumer and regional midmarket league tables

Clairfield’s consumer team, led by Albert Schander and Gary Ecob, has become known as a top advisor for food ingredients, foodservice, and other consumer deals. Refinitiv (formerly Thomson Reuters) ranks Clairfield International as number 5 in consumer products & services, and number 7 in consumer staples. The Refinitiv ranking also gives Clairfield leading positions in […]

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15.5.2019

Clairfield expands in the Nordics with Swedish partner firm Capillar Advisory

Clairfield International is pleased to announce a new partnership in Sweden with Stockholm-based independent M&A advisory firm Capillar Advisory. Capillar becomes Clairfield’s exclusive partner for Sweden, joining partner firms in Denmark, Finland, and Norway, to provide thorough and expert coverage of the Nordic market. Capillar Advisory, a leading M&A firm in Sweden in the mid-market […]

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10.1.2019

Clairfield International number one in Thomson Reuters’ ranking of High Technology M&A advisory for midcap deals

The TMT team of Clairfield International, led by partner Bertrand Hermez, is happy to announce that Clairfield International placed first in Thomson Reuters’ ranking of High Technology M&A advisory for midcap deals. This leading position was gained thanks to the support of our 24 offices worldwide (16 in EMEA) and seasoned technology sector specialists, as […]

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30.11.2018

Clairfield partner speaks on German middle market at Korean technology conference

Clairfield partner Andre Wassmann travelled to Korea last month to speak on the importance of the German middle market in M&A at the Global Investment Strategy Forum sponsored by KITIA, the Korea Core Industrial Technology Investment Association. This large annual event sponsored by Korean Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy promotes crossborder acquisitions by Korean […]

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30.10.2018

Star capital sells fixing and fastening company

Star Capital SGR S.p.A. and the minority shareholders sold a majority stake of Gia S.p.A., an Italian producer of fixing solutions for the ITS industry, to Ethica Global Investments S.p.A. Established in 1978 in the Novara region of Italy, Gia is a leading designer, producer and distributor of patented fixing and fastening solutions. Over the […]

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