|Hayward Tyler Group plc|
|Deal Size:||£12m equity block trade and £15m debt refinance|
|About the client:||Hayward Tyler Group plc is a leader in the design, manufacture and servicing of performance-critical motors and pumps for the harshest of environments. Core markets for the group include: oil & gas exploration; power generation – both conventional and nuclear; and the chemical/industrials sector. With facilities in the UK, US, China and India, the Group has a proven reputation for providing innovative, reliable technological solutions built on a proud heritage stretching back over 200 years.
Hayward Tyler has been advised by Akur since its London IPO (by reverse takeover) in January 2010.
|About the transaction:||Akur proposed and originated the sale of strategic investor MBE Technology’s 43% stake in Hayward Tyler to a broad range of UK and international institutional AIM investors. Concurrently Akur acted as financial adviser on HT’s debt refinancing package.|
Chris is focused on listed closed-ended funds, specialising in both equity and debt capital fundraising.
He has over 16 years’ experience in both sales and research. With relationships across many of the large institutional investors in the sector, he has worked across IPOs, secondary fundraisings, placings and sales.
He began his career in the City as an investment funds analyst at Credit Lyonnais in 1999, and has subsequently held positions at Lazard Panmure Gordon, Arbuthnot Securities, and most recently as a specialist salesman within the investment funds team at Westhouse Securities. He is focused on private and public real estate and REITs, infrastructure and utilities, emerging markets, private equity and alternatives.
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