Vanessa Elliott

PriestleySoundy advises Senior Management Team of Nucleus

PriestleySoundy is advising Richard Rowney (CEO of Nucleus) and his Senior Management Team in connection with the acquisition of a majority stake in Nucleus by funds and/or accounts managed, advised or controlled by HPS Investment Partners (“HPS”). HPS is joining forces with Epiris to support Nucleus with a shared vision to build the leading retirement-focused

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PriestleySoundy advises capital D on majority stake in Phrasee

PriestleySoundy advised private equity house capital D in connection with the acquisition of a majority stake in Phrasee.  The financial terms of the transaction have not been disclosed. capital D is the first majority institutional investor in Phrasee.  Investment funds managed by Morgan Stanley Expansion Capital, together with a group formed by Keyhaven Capital Partners

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PriestleySoundy advises Simon Collins on his appointment as Non-Executive Chair of Big Technologies PLC

PriestleySoundy advised Simon Collins in connection with his appointment as Non-Executive Chair of Big Technologies PLC. Simon co-founded strategic advisory firm Gold Collins in 2018 and holds board positions at Decoded, Signal AI, Quantexa and the RAF.  He was Chair of KPMG UK from 2012 to 2017 and Global Head of Transactions & Restructuring and

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PriestleySoundy advises Senior Management Team of Global Processing Services

PriestleySoundy advised Joanne Dewar (CEO) and her Senior Management Team in connection with the closing and upsizing of the latest fundraising of over $400 million by Global Processing Services (GPS). The investment was co-led by growth investors Advent International (through Advent Tech and affiliate Sunley House Capital) and Viking Global Investors.  Temasek, the global investment

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