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Penningtons Manches LLP

APEX PLAZA, FORBURY ROAD, READING, RG1 1AX, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0118 982 2640
Fax:
Fax 0118 982 2641
DX:
117883 READING (APEX PLAZA)
Web:
www.penningtons.co.uk
Email:

Rob Hayes

Tel:
Work 0118 982 2640
Email:
Penningtons Manches LLP

Work Department

Corporate.

Position

Corporate finance partner specialising in mergers, acquisitions and early stage investments. Acting for the shareholders of Rowse Honey Limited on the sale of the company to Wellness Foods Ltd; acting for the shareholders of AmTech Power Software Ltd on the sale of the company for £17m; acting for Nexeon Limited on a £4.5m investment.

Career

Trained Fennemores; qualified 2000; partner Manches 2008. Previously a graduate trainee and department manager for the John Lewis Partnership.

Education

Shrewsbury School; Middlesex University (1992 Linguistics 2:1); Oxford Brookes University (1997 CPE Distinction); Oxford Institute of Legal Practice (1998 LPC Commendation).

Leisure

Water-skiing, coaching rugby (Oxford Harlequins), sport generally, and cooking.

Practice Areas

Corporate finance; M&A; Private equity

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Penningtons Manches LLP

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    An online support service for small and medium sized businesses (SMEs) which need to recruit skilled overseas workers has been extended until 28 February 2014. The pilot was launched by UK Visas & Immigration (UKVI) in partnership with the Greater London Authority (GLA) and provides a step by step guide to sponsoring an overseas worker. This service is available via the GLA website.
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