Chris is a founding partner of Orbis and has over 30 years of corporate finance experience.
Chris is the industrials sector lead at Orbis and Clairfield International and has completed over 200 deals in which he has acted as the lead advisor.
Chris has completed a wide range of transactions including MBOs, MBIs, fund raising, acquisition, and disposal work for both privately owned businesses and corporates, including several cross-border transactions. Consequently, Chris has established strong relationships with the leading private equity houses and banks both in the Midlands and on a national basis.
Chris was a key figure in the history of Orbis Partners which you can see in our timeline.
He is also Non-Executive Director at three UK-based industrial businesses.
Orbis support Kidsout, a charity that gives disadvantaged kids positive experiences to support them becoming future members of our society. The Coronavirus outbreak has forced KidsOut to cancel or postpone all Fundraising events over the next 3-6 months resulting in a loss of over £400k.
Orbis were engaged by Radius to provide financial due diligence services for 3 projects over a seven week period.
Orbis Partners have completed another successful cross-border deal with the sale of AWS Electronics Group to InCap Oyj in conjunction with Clairfield International.
Orbis Partners have completed another high-profile healthcare deal with the sale of Pebbles Care to Ardenton Capital for an undisclosed strategic price.