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Jamie Sylvian – The Deal Maker

Joint -Founder of a Uk Marketing company that sold to Private Equity for £210m, Investor, Adviser to Private Equity. Head of Deal STrategy

Jamie Sylvian is an investor in companies, acquirer, acquisitions dealmaker for businesses up to £20m in revenues, Founder at Rise Strategies, virtual merger specialist and advisor to Private Equity firm Quadra Capital in London and Vancouver.

:Jamie was a joint-founder in a tiny London marketing business called SIRA, it became a Multi-Million £ revenues business, rebranded s Uswitch.com and sold to EW Skripps in the USA for £210M in 2006.

As Founder at Rise and also an investor, Jamie partners with and acquire SME companies with revenues from £500k to £20m He has interests in Digital, IT, Real Estate, builds mergers and joint ventures between companies and partner with Private Equity to find, fund and acquire businesses for partners and clients.

Steve Moran – The Numbers Guy

30 Years in Finance in CFO roles and acquisitions

:Steve has been a finance professional for the last 30 years and up until 2004 had worked in number of corporate roles in industries including manufacturing, media, construction and telecommunications.

More recently, Steve has been aiding a small engineering / manufacturing group acquire complementary businesses performing due diligence and post acquisition implementation roles.

This culminated in an IPO onto a London Exchange in June 2020.

Now working with the Rise Strategies team and understanding their approach, Steve can assist businesses who otherwise wouldn’t have considered growth through acquisition, a clear and affordable path to significantly scale their business.