Robert Kidson appointed as Managing Director to Corporate Finance team

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Robert Kidson has been appointed as Managing Director in the corporate finance team.

Robert joins our London office after being Partner and Head of Corporate Finance in London at MHA Macintyre Hudson for over four years. Robert started his career at Barclays and held senior positions at a number of leading investment banks before moving into corporate finance.

Robert will continue to focus on advising owner managed businesses on mergers and acquisitions and finance raising having completed over 150 transactions over the last 27 years.

Transactions are across all industry sectors however Robert has a particular strength in the media sector.

Robert Kidson, Managing Director of Corporate Finance, says: “UHY Hacker Young has a great reputation for its work in corporate finance and as reporting accountants for AIM businesses.

“They have a very strong and loyal following amongst owner managed businesses. In addition to working with the high quality client base we will be providing our Corporate Finance services to a wide array of companies in the UK marketplace.”

Laurence Sacker, Managing Partner at our London office, says: “Robert has an excellent track record in advising owner managed businesses on mergers and acquisitions and corporate fundraising. His skills will add enormous value to UHY Hacker Young’s corporate finance offering.”

As a result of the work he has done for owner managed businesses over many years Robert has been invited to be both a Chairman and Non Executive Director of several businesses ranging from fully listed to privately owned companies.