Sell-Side

Privately-held and public companies, and private equity firms around the globe count on our mergers & acquisitions (M&A) team for comprehensive financial advisory services and expert guidance. We assist buyers and sellers by providing in-depth financial and strategic analysis, identifying optimal potential transaction partners, developing creative deal structures, and negotiating complex M&A transaction terms.

Sell-side M&A

Maximising shareholder value for business owners and investors

Your business is unique. You don’t want an adviser who just shows up when it’s time to sell, you want an advocate. Selling companies for private business owners, corporations, and financial sponsors is our speciality. Our commitment to clients is consistent and simple: get the deal done right and deliver the highest quality outcome – both qualitatively and quantitatively.

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  • We are Unrelenting advocates

    We fight your corner. But we don't stop there. We'll be with you for the long-haul, as your business grows, acquires and sells.
  • We are Unrelenting advocates

    We fight your corner. But we don't stop there. We'll be with you for the long-haul, as your business grows, acquires and sells.
  • We are Unrelenting advocates

    We fight your corner. But we don't stop there. We'll be with you for the long-haul, as your business grows, acquires and sells.
  • “The acquisition of Chess represents a significant expansion for Cohort, adding a profitable and growing fifth standalone business to our portfolio.  It is highly complementary to our core capabilities in defence and security, underpinned by long term contracts with quality global customers and a strong order pipeline, including on long term programmes.”
    Andy Thomis, CEO, Cohort plc
  • “I cannot speak highly enough of Graham, Tom and the rest of the Livingstone team. They proved an incredibly supportive and committed partner throughout the entire process, demonstrating impressive knowledge of our market and delicately balancing the interests of each stakeholder group to ultimately deliver the best possible outcome.”
    Neale Sutton, Managing Director, Cursor Controls
  • “Technically brilliant and tactically astute, the Livingstone team looked after us every step of the way. They developed a deep understanding of our business and our market in a very short period of time, allowing them to offer invaluable advice.  We are delighted with the outcome and grateful to them for their insight, expertise, and dedication.”
    Oliver Jerome, Co-founder & Director, BestX

our proven track record speaks to our expertise