Transactions offer an opportunity to accelerate growth. Proper structuring, delivery and execution are critical to success.

Looking at a merger, making an acquisition, raising capital or disposing of a business? If you are interested in acquiring or disposing of your business or looking at your funding options, come and speak with us.

Why choose Grant Thornton?

We advise companies of all types and sizes, covering a wide range of industries. Our clients are dynamic and ambitious, and to support their growth strategies they increasingly require a comprehensive service offering. We offer a dedicated team of experienced individuals with a focus on successfully executing transactions for mid-corporate businesses and financial institutions. Whilst our team in Northern Ireland is very active in the local market, the team also benefits from its ability to leverage the national and international Grant Thornton network to identify opportunities and make connections.

Managing Partner - Northern Ireland Richard Gillan

Corporate Finance

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Our team has extensive experience in all aspects of corporate finance:

Transaction Advisory Services

Vendor due diligence, strategic business reviews, independent business reviews, investigating accountant’s reports, acquisition due diligence, forecast reviews, completion accounts, data room services and pre-lend reviews.


Independent valuations, independent expert reports, majority/minority interests, purchase price allocations, employee share and option plans, intangible assets, disputes and litigation support.

Raising capital and business planning 

Raising capital and debt advisory, project financing, entrepreneurial advisory, financial model construction and reviews, business planning, grant application support, project feasibility and exit planning.

Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A)

Buy/sell lead advisory, private equity transactions, MBIs/MBOs, cross-border transactions, joint ventures, acquisition searches, industry consolidation, corporate structuring, capital raisings and information memorandum preparation.

To learn more about our Corporate Finance services please contact Richard Gillan.