Press release

Shaw & Co Appoints New Partner For North West Expansion

Shaw & Co has appointed Constantine Biller as Partner to spearhead its expansion across the North West of England.

3 minutes
Karl Blockwell

Shaw & Co, the specialist corporate finance advisory firm, has appointed Constantine Biller as Partner to spearhead its expansion across the North West of England.

Connie, who has over 20 years’ experience in financial services including extensive knowledge of the industrial and chemicals sectors, joins the company from EC M&A where he was Managing Director overseeing a range of major mergers and acquisitions, business development and client relationships with numerous corporate partners and private equity firms across the UK.

Before joining EC M&A, Connie spent three years with Livingstone Partners in London and then 17 years with Clearwater International in Manchester. He was made a Partner at Clearwater in 2013 in recognition of his extensive track record of M&A activity and the development of key international relationships.

During his career, Connie has completed nearly 100 transactions including the £75m acquisition of the USleep division of Belfield Group Ltd by Vita Group plc; the £25m acquisition of Sensitron Srl for Halma plc; the £200m sale of the Caprolocatones division of Solvay SA to  Perstorp AB; and the £30m sale of Pentagon Chemicals Ltd to Vertellus Specialities Inc.

Shaw & Co helps business leaders and SME owners across the UK to buy, sell, or fund the growth of a business. Specialising in a range of services from exit strategies, business valuations and sales, to mergers, management buy-outs and the securing of finance for growth and acquisitions, the company has been involved in many notable deals including the sales of GoProposal to Sage, The Safeguarding Company to Tes (Times Educational Supplement), Canopy Simulations to Michelin, Vouchercloud to Groupon, and Pukka Herbs to Unilever.

Connie’s role will involve overseeing the regional development of Shaw & Co’s Manchester office as well as its work in the industrial sector across the UK.

Jim Shaw, CEO & Founder, Shaw & Co, said: “I am delighted that Connie has chosen to join the growing Shaw & Co team. His experience further strengthens our Partner group which is now four strong with ambition to expand yet further. Our aim is to support business owners achieve their greatest ambitions with teams across the UK, and our new presence in the North West is a fantastic step on that journey.”

Connie Biller, Partner, Shaw & Co, said: “Shaw & Co has a burgeoning reputation for helping business owners and SMEs achieve their ambitions and realise their company’s maximum value. I am looking forward to driving the company’s expansion across the North West.”

Karl Blockwell
Communications Manager
Karl Blockwell
's bio

Related posts

See all related posts

It’s now or never — Taking stock of your CBILS position.

Learn more