Robert Pearce


SECTORIndustrials; Business Services; Consumer Goods & Retail

ServiceM&A; Strategic Advisory

OfficeUnited Kingdom

Robert is a Director at Alantra and has over 15 years of M&A experience. He is a key member of Alantra’s Business Services team helping to deliver all types of deals, including company acquisitions and disposals, management buy-outs (MBOs), fundraisings and strategic reviews, acting for private business owners, management teams, corporates, and private equity. Robert focuses on built environment, TICC, and consulting sectors. He is instrumental in the production of the CIWM & Alantra Waste Fast 50 and the Grocer Food & Drink Fast 50.

During his Accounting and Finance degree at Nottingham Business School, Robert undertook a placement year at Catalyst working as a junior analyst within the research department. On graduation, he spent a year working within his family business.

Robert has supported the delivery of a number of transactions including the £163m acquisition of Concept Life Sciences by Spectris plc; the management buy-out of YSC (2017), five acquisitions for Spain’s SAICA, the most recent being the acquisition of Americk Packaging; the sales of CP Electronics and Texon; working with the shareholders of Powwownow on its sale to US-based PGi; and supporting Daelmans on the identification and acquisition of Fabulous Bakin’ Boys. Outside of work Robert enjoys a host of country pursuits and is a keen competitive cyclist.