Experienced dealmakers with a track record of success

Our team has many years of experience and success in business sales, MBOs, acquisitions, private equity, and fundraising. We work on the most complex and challenging of transactions through to assisting business owners who are still at the start of their journey, whilst also covering everything in between.

Years of successful deal experience across a range of sectors and transactions

We act for clients throughout the North East region and the UK. Our deal experience ranges from working with PLCs to large established privately-owned companies to exciting new ventures. We thrive on working closely with quality people in quality businesses.

Houghton International

Sector: Engineering
Deal: Exit (Private Equity Backed)

Houghton International has been acquired by US-based Integrated Power Services, backed by Searchlight Capital, in a deal which is being hailed as exciting news for the North-East region.

Humphrey M&E Consultants

Sector: Building Services Consultancy
Deal: Employee Ownership Trust

A North-East based building services consultancy which recently celebrated its 40th anniversary has been sold to an employee ownership trust (EOT) in a transaction led by WilliamsAli.


Sector: Energy
Deal: Refinance

A County Durham-based multi utility supplier is set to expand its range of services, following a management buyout which has seen lead investor Perwyn partially exit the business. Perwyn originally invested in Everflow, which provides eco-friendly water supply and waste

WilliamsAli supports Jackson Hogg to secure investment

Sector: Recruitment
Deal: Fundraise

A leading north east recruitment and outsourced HR business is looking to create hundreds of jobs in the North East in the next five years as it continues to see soaring local, national and global demand for its specialist services

Impress Group

Sector: Engineering
Deal: Management Buy-Out

A precision engineering business is set for significant investment through coming under new owner-ship in a management buy-out, after its founders unveiled their plans to retire.

Aztec Diamond

Sector: Retail
Deal: Management Buy-Out

A clothing business which has become globally known for its equestrian attire is now making moves into the mainstream female sportswear market, with its founder geared for growth having become sole owner of the business.   Multi-award-winning Jordan McCabe now

Reading Solutions

Sector: Education tech
Deal: Management Buy-Out

WilliamsAli managed and supported a MBO transaction from beginning to end, working closely with the shareholders and with other specialist advisers.

The Lakes Distillery

Sector: Food & Drink
Deal: Fundraise

WilliamsAli supports The Lakes Distillery fundraise to aid future growth

Tyne Tees Vehicle Repair Group

Sector: Automotive
Deal: Exit (Private Equity Backed)

Tyne Tees Vehicle Repair Group acquired by Steer Automotive Group.


Sector: Utilities
Deal: Fundraise

Utilities firm Everflow grows with £750,000 investment

Pureclean Car Care

Sector: Automotive
Deal: Exit

Sale of Pureclean Car Care to vehicle cleaning specialist, LPW Group

Quintessentially Estates

Sector: Real estate
Deal: Management Buy-Out

WilliamsAli supports North East business woman to complete management buy-out of luxury concierge company.

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An independent, tailored approach for businesses, delivered by experts

WilliamsAli is committed to building close, long-standing relationships with our clients. We want to talk to business owners, management teams and entrepreneurs about their ideas, plans and what comes next. It is never too early to have those conversations about the future, and we are always happy to talk. What’s your plan?

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