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Gateley Plc

SHIP CANAL HOUSE, 98 KING STREET, MANCHESTER, M2 4WU, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0161 836 7700
Fax:
Fax 0161 836 7701
DX:
14317 MANCHESTER-1
Email:
Web:
www.gateleyplc.com
Birmingham, Dubai, Leeds, Leicester, London, Manchester and 2 more

Stephen Roberts

Tel:
Work +44 (0) 161 836 7749
Email:
Web:
gateleyplc.com/
Gateley Plc

Work Department

Corporate

Position

Stephen is a Partner in the corporate team and advises on a range of corporate transactions. He has particular expertise in acquisitions and disposals, joint ventures, private equity transactions and governance issues.

Stephen works with a broad range of clients on UK and cross border M&A transactions including public and private companies, private equity funds, US and other overseas corporations, selling shareholders and banks.

Recent successes include advising:

 - the shareholders of Chase Templeton on the sale of the Company to Nevada Investments

- Portsmouth Supporters Trust on the sale of Portsmouth Football Club to Tornante Company

- Manchester City on its US joint venture with Goals Soccer Centres

- Betfred on the acquisition of 322 shops from Ladbrokes and Gala Coral

- LDC on its investment in Giacom World Networks

- the shareholders of Great Bear on the sale of the company to Culina Group

- Mattioli Woods on its acquisition of Taylor Patterson

Career

Cobbetts LLP: 2005 – 2013. Gateley Plc 2013 to present. Partner 2017.

Education

College of Law and University of Sheffield.

Leisure

Stephen enjoys both playing and watching sport as well as walking in the Peak District and Lake District with his family. He also plays the bass guitar in a local band.


North West: Corporate and commercial

Corporate and commercial: Manchester

Within: Next Generation Partners

Stephen Roberts - Gateley Plc

Within: Corporate and commercial: Manchester

Gateley Plc represents blue chip businesses, private equity houses and management teams. On the corporate side, the firm advises private and public companies on M&A, private equity deals, MBOs, disposals, joint ventures and shareholder/member arrangements. On the commercial side it advises on core business contracts, supply chain management, brand protection, payment services and outsourcing. Charles Glaskie and Jonathan Moakes head the team. Rebecca Grisewood ,  Paul Jefferson and Stephen Roberts are also recommended

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