Oaklins' professionals have helped clients operating in testing inspection and certification, HR management, contract services, call centers and many sub-sectors to identify and negotiate transactions with strategic partners or acquirors around the world. We combine deep knowledge of local dynamics with a worldwide view of your market. That's the Oaklins way.

Global Deals

Oaklins Business Support Specialists


South Africa, Johannesburg

Yaron Zimbler


Canada, Montreal

Jean-Patrick Larivière

Mexico, Mexico City

Larry Newell

United States, Atlanta

James S. Grien

United States, Boston

Jarrad Zalkin

United States, Chicago

Arthur J. Lyman

United States, Cleveland

Charles V. Aquino

United States, Dallas

Bradley S. Buttermore

United States, Jacksonville

Don Wiggins

United States, Seattle

Thomas Elzey

Asia Pacific

Australia, Sydney

Paul Young

China, Hong Kong

Adrian Bradbury

Japan, Tokyo

Taro Okayama

Singapore, Singapore

Alistair Burgoyne

Europe and Middle East

Austria, Vienna

Christian Hurek

Czech Republic, Prague

Peter Turner

Denmark, Copenhagen

Nicolai Audon

Estonia, Tallinn

Heikki Källu

Finland, Helsinki

Mikael Planting

France, Paris

Éric Félix-Faure

Germany, Hamburg

Jan P. Hatje

Ireland, Dublin

Raymond Donegan

Israel, Tel Aviv

Boaz Levi

Italy, Milan

Marco A. Vismara

Latvia, Riga

Valērija Lieģe

Lithuania, Vilnius

Karolis Pocius

Netherlands, Amsterdam

Arjen Kostelijk

Norway, Oslo

Dan Petterøe

Poland, Warsaw

Henryk Rytwinski

Saudi Arabia, Riyadh

Maheur Mourali

Slovakia, Bratislava

Lukáš Palaščák

Slovenia, Ljubljana

Jure Jelerčič

Spain, Madrid

José Falgás

Sweden, Stockholm

Nikolaos Karabelas

Switzerland, Zurich

Jürg Stucker

United Kingdom, London

Brian Livingston

United Kingdom, London

Peter Gray


Consolidation in the staffing sector

BUSINESS SUPPORT SERVICES DEAL FLASH: Oaklins’ team in Germany has exclusively advised Timecraft Group’s private shareholders on the sale of the company to Actief Group. The team selected over 50 national and international candidates. Oaklins’ team in the Netherlands identified the buyer. Read more about the transaction, market trends, deal drivers and M&A valuation aspects…


Emergency response service acquisition in Denmark

BUSINESS SUPPORT SERVICES DEAL FLASH: Our Oaklins’ Danish team acted as the strategic and financial advisor to the private shareholders on the sale of Røsva Skadeservice to identify a potential partner capable of securing future growth and accelerating the development of the company. Oaklins’ team in Germany introduced BELFOR and an international deal team was…


Waste not, want not!

BUSINESS SUPPORT SERVICES DEAL FLASH:  Oaklins’ Australian team advised Worth Recycling Pty Ltd, on the sale of their parent company, Sydney-based Worth Corporation to ASX-listed Tox Free Solutions Ltd (Toxfree) for US$53 million, based on enterprise value. The team acted as advisor to Worth Corporation in this transaction. In 2013, preceding a formal advisory engagement,…


Under the hammer

BUSINESS SUPPORT SERVICES DEAL FLASH:  Cavendish, an Oaklins member firm in the UK, advised the shareholders of SMA Vehicle Remarketing exclusively on the sale to BCA Marketplace, providing detailed process knowledge and structuring advice. The acquisition of SMA will help BCA to meet increased demand for its core auction services. It serves to support customers’…