Business in South West Matters

ESG: A new necessity for the M&A agenda

Deloitte ESG and M+A

By Martyn Gregory & Phil Lane

Martyn Gregory and Phil Lane, corporate finance advisory partners in Deloitte’s South & Wales M&A team, highlight the increasingly important role ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) is playing in the M&A agenda for corporates and private equity.

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Posted on 21/07/2021 | 0 Comments

Change for good – embracing business transformation

Change opportunity for business transformation

By Martyn Gregory

Martyn Gregory, senior partner at Deloitte’s South West & Wales practice, looks back at the past 15 months, a period of change and transformation, as well as uncertainty for many businesses across the South West.

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Posted on 29/06/2021 | 0 Comments

Building relationships to respond, recover and thrive

Deloitte South West building back better

By Martyn Gregory and Phil Lane

Martyn Gregory and Phil Lane, who lead Deloitte's corporate finance advisory team in the South and Wales, consider how relationships are at the heart of businesses building back better and look back at some of their recent deal activity.

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Posted on 01/04/2021 | 0 Comments

Why strategy drives success for owner managed businesses

Strategy means success for OMBs

By Phil Lane

Phil Lane, financial advisory and consumer partner at Deloitte, looks at owner managed businesses and why a clear strategy is essential to success.

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Posted on 23/03/2021 | 0 Comments

Apprenticeships – A dealmaker for a career in financial advisory

Apprenticeships  dealmaker
By Kristy Alex Barker

Kristy Alex Barker, an associate in the South & Wales M&A team, explains why she chose Deloitte’s BrightStart apprenticeship programme to start her career in financial advisory.

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Posted on 18/02/2021 | 0 Comments

Apprenticeships – Paving the way to a career in accountancy

Apprentices pave way to career
By Chloe Moxham

Chloe Moxham, who joined Deloitte’s BrightStart apprenticeship programme in 2016, talks about her experiences and how her role has progressed since she first started.

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Posted on 17/02/2021 | 0 Comments

Ask an apprentice – Life at Deloitte

Conversations - life at deloitte

We asked some of our apprentices to tell us what sort of things they get involved with beyond their day-to-day role as part of their life at Deloitte. Here’s what they had to say.

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Posted on 16/02/2021 | 0 Comments

Apprenticeships – A fresh perspective

Perspectives - apprenticeships

By Phil Lane

Phil Lane, a partner in financial advisory, talks apprenticeships and gives some insight into what he’s looking for in a would-be apprentice.

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Posted on 16/02/2021 | 0 Comments

Ask an apprentice - Career conversations

Conversations - career options

We asked some of our apprentices – past and present – on the advice they would give to people considering their career options, especially if they’re perhaps considering an apprenticeship as an alternative to university. Here’s what they had to say.

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Posted on 10/02/2021 | 0 Comments

Apprenticeships – Forging ahead with a career in finance

Forging career in finance

By Morwenna Gibbs

To mark National Apprenticeship Week, Morwenna Gibbs, an executive in the corporate finance advisory team, shares the decision-making that led her to Deloitte’s BrightStart apprenticeship programme to start her career in finance.

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Posted on 09/02/2021 | 0 Comments