The BCMS corporate finance team

Our hand-picked cross-border team
has extensive Corporate Finance experience
in M&A markets across the world

  • Jonathan Dunn BCMS
    Jonathan Dunn

    Managing Director of BCMS Europe

    A highly experienced deal-maker, Jonathan leads a specialist team advising on a wide range of deal types. Jonathan joined BCMS in 2010 from EY. 
  • Paul Daitz
    Paul Daitz

    Executive Chairman

    A veteran of the global M&A market, Paul joined BCMS as its Executive Chairman in 2013. Paul previously worked for Goldman Sachs and Macquarie Capital.
  • Duncan Wade
    Duncan Wade

    Managing Director

    Duncan has extensive experience in complex transactions covering sell and buy side, management advisory, capital structuring, debt financing and corporate recovery.
  • Jon Byun
    Jon Byun

    Senior Vice President

    Jon has over 15 years of experience in the investment banking industry across several leading M&A advisors, including Bank of America and RBS. 
  • Lex Colley
    Alexander ("Lex") Colley

    Senior Vice President

    Lex has15+ years experience in M&A advisory assignments, public equity and debt offerings, buyouts, private placements, and leveraged recaps.
  • Andy Denny
    Andy Denny

    Director

    Andy has over a decade of experience at BCMS, completing c40 transactions across multiple industry verticals. Recent deals include Sleek MakeUP to Walgreens Boots Alliance Group.
  • James Pugh
    James Pugh

    Director

    James manages deal negotiations for clients in arenas including healthcare and financial services. An accountant by training, he has first-hand experience of starting and selling his own business.
  • Ken Barragan
    Ken Barragan

    Director, Corporate Finance

    Ken has wide-ranging experience in M&A, quantitative credit analytics and risk management technologies. 
  • Rob Goulding
    Rob Goulding

    Associate Director

    Rob’s BCMS career spans more than 18 years and over 70 transactions, including deals with major trade acquirers and Private Equity institutions in the US and UK.
  • Simon Glover
    Simon Glover

    Associate Director

    Simon's experience covers more than 60 deals, and includes many cross-border transactions. Sector specialisms include software, business services and industrials.
  • Mark Sapsford
    Mark Sapsford

    Associate Director of International Operations

    Mark heads up BCMS International Operations, and has delivered M&A transactions in Europe, Africa, North America and Australasia. 
  • Doug Edmonds
    Doug Edmunds

    Associate Director

    Since joining BCMS in 2012, Douglas has advised on multiple transactions in sectors as diverse as healthcare, tech, and manufacturing. 
  • Chris Harrison
    Chris Harrison

    Lead Advisor

    Chris joined BCMS via EDF Energy and industrial commodities investment house Klesch & Company. Chris has specific sector expertise in the metals, mining, and energy sectors.
  • James Buckingham
    James Buckingham

    Head of Business Analysis

    A qualified accountant with experience of 35+ multi-sector SME and Corporate Finance transactions, James leads the eight-strong Business Analysis team. 
  • Hugh Ashburner
    Hugh Ashburner

    Director

    Responsible for deal strategy and negotiations, Hugh has led c40 transactions. Deals include securing investment from H2 Equity Partners for the GBUK group. 
  • Maylin Cui
    Maylin Cui

    Senior Executive

    Maylin has wide-ranging experience across multiple transaction types. Previous employers include Deutsche Bank, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, and Cantor Fitzgerald. 
  • Madhavi Sodha
    Madhavi Sodha

    Executive

    Madhavi joined BCMS from EY in 2017, where she worked in transaction advisory, focusing on financial due diligence in the TMT sector. She will qualify as a Chartered Accountant through ICAS in 2018.
  • Lee Robbins

    Executive

    Lee has extensive experience as a corporate research analyst, working across BCMS divisions for clients in the UK and overseas. Lee is currently completing an Honours law degree with the Open University.
  • Cynthia Fumey

    Senior Executive

    Following roles in commercial banking, Cynthia joined BCMS from EY’s Transactions Advisory Services in Ghana, where she advised on capital transactions.
  • Guy Pope
    Guy Pope

    Executive

    Guy’s role encompasses project management, market analysis, and researching potential acquirers and investors.