Private Equity

The MBS Group combines a deep understanding of private equity dynamics with breadth across all consumer-facing industries

We have a strong track record of working with mid-tier and large-cap investors and their portfolio companies, combining our knowledge with an understanding of how to sell the proposition to potential candidates, including those who are new to PE. We work at all stages of the deal cycle with a dedicated private equity team. Leveraging expertise across all of our areas of expertise, we are also able to support private equity investors and their portfolio companies build exceptional functional leadership teams.

Our Experience

Angel Investors
Large-Cap Funds
Mid-Cap Funds
Portfolio Companies
Private Investors
Venture Capitalists

Selected Clients

Key People

I have worked with MBS on a number of assignments and they have consistently delivered a high quality shortlist - at pace. MBS demonstrated that they understood the brief as well as the dynamic between a PE fund and their portfolio companies.

Justin Stead - CEO, Radley & Chairman, Sofa.com

Latest MBS News & Intelligence

MBS News

19 January 2018 - 8:48

Quilvest-backed Tortilla sees sales rise 20% to £30.4m last year The Californian burrito and taco restaurant group, which currently operates 39 sites across the UK and Middle East, said restaurant like-for-like sales were up by 7.5% in 2017. The company also reported growth in the delivery side of its business. Read more.


18 January 2018 - 16:43

Quadrant Private Equity acquires Australian confectioner Darrell Lea for $160m The firm has acquired a majority stake from the Quinn family, which acquired the business in 2012 after it was placed into voluntary administration. The company makes brands such as Rocklea Road and Little Brittle. Read more.


18 January 2018 - 8:50

Highlander Partners acquires Kernel Season’s from VMG Partner US-based Kernel Season's makes branded popcorn seasoning that is sold in over 22,000 retailers, as well as cinema chains in more than 30 countries. Kernel said it would benefit from Highlander's strong food industry expertise. Read more.