We partner with clients at every stage of their lifecycle

Quercus is an independent investment banking boutique providing Corporate Finance advice to private and public companies, financial institutions and management teams. Our people have successfully sold over 250 businesses and our extensive private equity and banking connections enable us to help our clients to make acquisitions and buy outs and raise new capital. 

At our core we are relationship-driven advisors who look to deliver value to our clients over the long term. Our mission is to be the preferred Corporate Finance adviser to mid-market businesses.


We offer a comprehensive range of advisory services


  • Owner managed sales
  • Corporate disposals


  • Target identification
  • Acquisition advisory

Capital Raising

  • Private Equity / family office
  • Debt


Our people have completed over 350 transactions

Business Services

Professional Services, HCM & Outsourcing

Circular Economy

Waste Management, Bio Technology & Recycling

Construction & Real Estate

Property, Construction & Associated Products

Consumer & Leisure

Leisure, Retail (non-food & drink) and Brands

Food & Beverage

Food and Drink Retail and Manufacturing 


Private & Public Healthcare, Pharma, Medical Devices


Aerospace & Defence, Automotive, Chemicals, General manufacturing


Information Technology, Telecommunications & Media


The Terra Alliance

Companies are increasingly looking across borders to enter into growing markets and attract strategic capital.  To find successful transaction opportunities for our clients we are the exclusive UK member firm of the Terra Alliance, a network of leading M&A professionals operating in 40+ countries around the world. Collectively, over the past five years, the Terra Alliance has advised on 519 M&A transactions with a total value of $49 billion.


Our latest Deals

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Latest Updates

Quercus announces a major deal in the FMCG sector

The Quercus team, led by Andrew Clegg and Mark Winkler, advised the Board of Dri-Pak Limited (“Dri-Pak”) on the sale of the company to Finfenario Limited. Headquartered in Ilkeston, Derbyshire, with manufacturing and packing operations in Manchester, Dri-Pak is a leading supplier of branded and retailer own brand cleaning and laundry products and the UK’s […]

Quercus commits 1% of its revenue to increasing social mobility

Quercus Corporate Finance is delighted to announce that it is partnering with Zero Gravity, a UK educational charity which supports talented students from low-income backgrounds into top universities and careers.  Quercus is the first corporate partner to make such a pledge to the charity, which was founded by Joe Seddon, a 24-year-old social entrepreneur. Seddon […]

Quercus announces the sale of CCL Compliance to PE-backed Waystone

The Quercus team, led by Andrew Clegg and Mark Winkler, advised the Board of CCL Compliance Limited (“CCL”) on the sale of the company to Waystone, a leading provider of institutional governance, risk and compliance services to the asset management industry. Waysotne is backed by mid-market Private Equity firm, MML.  The transaction was supported by […]

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