We utilise our extensive business and corporate finance expertise to advise companies in the manufacturing & engineering industry. We help businesses secure funding to support growth, acquire a competitor during market consolidation, enable a management buy-out, or execute a trade sale. In short, we make it happen.Book a meeting
The ever-adapting engineering industry continues to develop new solutions that affect how designs are conceived and how projects are managed. Key trends include:
3D printing provides a new way to test and manufacture products.
Technology now enables site inspections to take place virtually whilst maintaining quality and improving safety.
Adoption of green engineering principles to improve sustainability in engineering.
Post-Brexit export potential of high precision engineering services.
Industry 4.0 is enabling manufacturers to increase operational visibility, reduce costs, expedite production times, and deliver exceptional customer support. Key trends include:
Price volatility and supply disruption in raw materials and other inputs; skilled labour shortages.
Opportunities presented by new investment tax allowances, Free Ports and new export destinations post-Brexit.
Internet of Things (IoT) continues to influence how the industry innovates.
Embedding predictive analytics in the manufacturing process to minimise production costs.
Transitioning from B2B to B2C business models for increased go-to-market benefits.
Increasing focus on automation and robotics to replace human intervention.
We can help you develop your exit strategy, value your business, find a buyer and negotiate a deal that unlocks maximum strategic value.
We can help you develop your acquisition strategy, raise the funds, negotiate the deal and make buying another business happen.
We can advise on equity raising, debt raising and refinancing strategies, as well as negotiating debt facilities across all markets to help fund your business.
Our learning masterclasses are delivered by our experts and will put you at an advantage when it's time to buy, sell or fund your business.
Why Shaw & Co
Our highly talented people are creative, innovative and thrive when faced with a deal-making challenge. It's no surprise that we make deals happen and turn your ambition into a greater outcome.
Fees & charges
Our objective is to ensure that our fee more than pays for itself from the value we create for you and your business.
One of our six promises is to do the right thing and put your interests before ours. We work harder to achieve the best deal for you and your business.
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