Ms Davies will join the corporate department and will be involved in all elements of corporate finance including mergers, acquisitions, management buy ins, management buy outs
and private equity investments for a range of clients, specifically within the life science and healthcare, technology and pharmaceutical sectors.
Colin Rodrigues, corporate partner at Hawkins Hatton, said: "We were delighted to welcome Ruth back recently after a period of maternity leave and this promotion reflects the outstanding contribution she has made to our firm in recent years, particularly the transactional work around management buy outs
, business sales, mergers and acquisitions.
Within his new position, he will be regularly involved in an array of assignments including acquisitions, disposals, valuations, fundraising and management buy outs
The update revealed that some 19 VCTs changed management group, the majority of these being due to management buy outs
amongst a number of VCT management groups, whilst one became self managed.
Two management buy outs
took place at Alnmaritec of Alnwick and the Elektrak Group.
THE upward trend towards investment in management buy outs
(MBOs) looks set to continue into 2005, according to accountancy firm KPMG.
The firm's corporate and commercial team handles all business matters, including mergers and acquisitions (both domestic and cross-border), venture capital and private equity investments and management buy outs
and buy ins.