Castle Square Corporate Finance is delighted to announce the appointed of Director – Mark Phillips, who will operate from our new office in Leeds.
“After qualifying as a Chartered Accountant in 2009, Mark has over 10 years’ experience in a Lead Advisory role both in Business Restructuring and Corporate Finance. Mark’s experience extends over a range of sectors including technology, manufacturing, engineering, leisure and retail.
Over the years, Mark has worked on a number of key SME transactions including Management Buy-Outs, Acquisitions, Disposals, Refinancing, Strategic Planning and Business Reviews. Throughout his career, Mark has provided value-added service and advice to a number of different stakeholders, ranging from business owners, management teams, private equity, institutional lenders and alternative lenders.
Mark’s key driver is to develop long-standing relationships through value-added service, enabling him to work closely with businesses and investors to understand their business models, goals and key motivators. This invariably helps to determine the right solutions to help these individuals to meet their objectives and achieve a satisfactory outcome in all instances.”
Mark Phillips said: “I am delighted to be given the opportunity to join Kevan and the Castle Square team, who have completed a number of high profile deals over the last 12 months, underpinned by an outstanding reputation for quality of service on every deal they are engaged in across a range of sectors UK wide. The opening of a new office at 7 Park Row, a well-recognised building in the heart of Leeds, provides a clear statement of intent and shows the faith that we have in the services that Castle Square has to offer to all of its clients.
Through my 10 years in Lead Advisory services, I am thrilled to have been given the opportunity to head up the rollout into Leeds and further cement this strong brand and its excellent services throughout the local, national and international markets.”
Kevan Shaw said: “Castle Square had experienced significant growth in recent years, attracting work nationally through a reputation on the delivery of a high-quality Lead Advisory Service. The addition of an individual with the experience that Mark brings to the team will help increase our deal flow and our footprint in the wider Yorkshire region.”