Deloitte announces new senior appointments


Deloitte, the business advisory firm, has announced the new senior appointments of Tim Hansell and Matt McLoughlin in their Private Markets Corporate Finance team based in Cambridge.

Tim Hansell, Director - Corporate Finance Advisory, will be leading the team. Over the past 16 years, Tim has advised on a broad range of corporate finance transactions, including acquisitions, disposals, mergers, private equity and debt fund raisings, including nine years in Investment Banking with Rothschild.

Matt McLoughlin, Assistant Director within the Transaction Services team has also joined from the firm’s Manchester office.  Matt’s experience includes a variety of due diligence assignments, working for corporate acquirers, private companies and private equity houses.

The team also welcomes Chris Coulton, Director - Restructuring Services. Chris works with management teams, and other stakeholders, of businesses who are facing financial challenges. This can range from helping to identify and implement short term cash flow improvements through to structuring and executing complex financial restructures.  Chris has experience across many sectors and mainly works with Private Market clients.

Commenting on their arrival, Richard Crane, who leads the Private Markets team in Cambridge said: “This is an exciting time to be boosting our team in the region. The M&A market is showing renewed signs of momentum and we look forward to being able to support clients to achieve their strategic ambitions through our locally based Corporate Finance team.

"Our new appointments prove that we are investing further to ensure we continue to deliver a market leading service to our clients.”

Paul Schofield, Cambridge office senior partner said: “These appointments are adding to our recently announced partner and director promotions and reinforce our high quality, distinctive offering in the local market.”

Both Tim and Matt will be speaking at the Deloitte Growth Generator seminars on the topic of ‘Funding for Growth’ which are taking place on 17 & 18 October 2013 in Cambridge and Ely.  For further information and for a full copy of the programme please contact Claire Parker on (01223) 259380.



The Deloitte Cambridge office comprises 8 Partners and over 250 staff who deliver a full range of professional services to the East Anglian region. As well as focussing on the life sciences and technology sectors for which the region has become so renowned, the office has long standing specialisms in other sectors including the professions, consumer business, food and agribusiness.

Deloitte LLP