IPO

Situation

  • Our client, a privately owned services business, engaged us to support its finance function with the preparation of key deliverables for a £550m IPO.

Swan Activity

  • Adaptation of the existing financial model to reflect a recent acquisition, and the implications of debt re-financing
  • Working Capital sensitivity and scenario analysis
    Commercial analysis of customers and sectors for the equity presentation
  • Review of information prior to 3rd party release
  • Project and stakeholder management liaising with reporting accountant
  • Drafting of FPPP and Working Capital Memos

Outcome

  • Freed up management time to run the business whilst information was prepared and stakeholders managed
  • Company successfully listed to tight timescales