David Blois

David Blois

Managing Partner at M&A Advisory
United Kingdom, United Kingdom

Summary

David is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (F.C.C.A) and member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing. After a number of financial and business management positions in the UK, USA, mainland Europe and Africa, he became part of the Plc. Corporate Finance team which managed the transformation of Reed International, through acquisition and divestment, from a conglomerate into the leading global information business of Reed Elsevier. David then joined Saatchi & Saatchi in Eastern Europe where, following a successful merger in Hungary, the business gained market leadership. Following this he returned to the UK and completed a number of landmark UK and cross border deals with Results International.

David is a founder and Managing Partner of M&A Advisory which has a proven heritage and a strong empathy for, and understanding of, business and cultural dynamics in the company sale process. David and his team have been responsible for initiating and managing many successful M&A deals on behalf of clients.

Specialties: UK and international M&A in the media, marketing services, digital marketing, Adtech and Fintech sectors. www.mandaadvisory.com

Positions

Managing Partner
M&A Advisory
January 2012 - Present (5 years 9 months)
M&A Advisory
UK and Cross Border Execution
Company Sale
Valuation
Company Sale Preparation
Exit Strategy
Strategic Consulting
Regional Director - International
Results International LLP
January 1997 - September 2013 (16 years 8 months)
Commercial Director
Saatchi & Saatchi
1993 - 1997 (4 years)
Corporate Finance
Reed Elsevier
1976 - 1993 (17 years)

Education

Nottingham Trent University
1979 - 1981 (2 years)

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