Helen Mead
Partner, Head of Corporate Finance

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Helen Mead
Partner, Head of Corporate Finance

helen.mead@asb-law.com

How we do it

Your objectives are always the primary driver in what we do and how we do it.  Our aim is to understand your business, your goals and help you achieve those goals.  Below is a summary of a few of the projects we've undertaken recently:

  • Acted in the significant investment by Foresight Group into specialist consultancy firm, ITAD Limited to support growth
  • Acted for EU Supply Plc, a supplier of an e-tending platform, on the placement of shares and issue of convertible loan notes
  • Assisted and advised insurance provider, Seventeen Group Limited in a number of strategic acquisitions including that of Professional Insurance Advisers Limited, and that of Thompson & Partners Limited
  • Acted for the Shareholders on the sale of Blue Helix Limited, a distributor of cabling and other networking products, to Newbury Investments Ltd, part of the Norbian Holdings Group
  • Acted for long-standing clients, the owners of Gatwick Plant Limited on the sale to R Swain & Sons Limited
  • Advised existing client, Venus Wine & Spirit Merchants Plc in the acquisition of the entire issued share capital of Aotearoa Distribution Limited (the holding company of The Madison Drinks Company Limited), a business in the distribution of imported beer, wine and other drinks
  • Acted for long-standing client, Chandlers Building Supplies Limited on the acquisition of 80% of Traceyway Limited
  • Acted in the complex vendor and GE Capital financed management buy out of Offset Holdings Limited
  • Acted for Living Sports Limited in the sale of Roulette Cricket Limited to Canadian company Steamsharp Technology Inc
  • We regularly act for the insurance provider, Markerstudy, and proudly assist them on their acquisition trail as they continue to grow their business.  Recent matters have included the purchase of the entire issued share capital of Ultimate HC Limited (along with the transfer of its 6 subsidiaries); the complex acquisition of Autowindshields from the AA; and the acquisition of the entire issued share capital in Lionheart Insurance Services Limited
  • We acted for long-standing client and serial acquirer Big Box in its acquisition of 100% of the entire issued share capital of Strandbase Limited from Hungerford Park Limited, resulting in our client adding a 15th self storage site at Walton-Upon-Thames.