Supporting you to
make the right moves
Libra as a business and its people are well proven in the delivery of business performance improvement, either to enhance good results or assist companies who have got themselves into difficulty.
Utilising this experience Libra have formed an M&A business pillar to provide specific focus to support our clients with adding value to any deal.
Led by Philip Gill, who has over 30 years’ experience in senior director positions within industry and consultancy utilising financial, commercial and operational acumen to deliver results. Early formative years spent being as a key member of the M&A function at Hillsdown Holding Plc, provided a solid foundation and understanding to deliver the expectations of the newly formed business
LTP offer a range of services ranging from transactional processes through to full business ‘Sell or Buy’ deal management.
Deal Management ‘Sell or Buy’
Independent advisory working on behalf of our clients to maximise the value of the purchase of disposal of companies and assets. Working closely with a network of supporting advisors to cover aspects such as, Legal, Environmental, Pensions, Insurance and Taxation
Commercial, Financial and Operational Due Diligence (pre or post deal)
We adopt a process driven view of business’s thus bringing objectivity and realism to any analysis we conduct, seeing and saying it as ‘it is’
100 Day Planning
Construction/Validation/Management of post-acquisition plans to ensure quality and effectiveness of delivery
Portfolio Management, Operational Bandwidth
Ability to create immediate traction in any operational improvement programmes; underpinning original investment criteria via expert teams or interim management intervention
Utilising Libra Europe’s core strengths delivering rapid business turnaround in distressed situations
A glimpse into our world…
Working with a company in a distressed state and a net monthly cash outflow of £1.0m, Libra adopted a high intensity focused approach, which returned this business to zero cash outflow within a 3-month period.
Providing stability and a platform for onward progression to historic levels of profitability.