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Helena Gleeson
Associate Director
Restaurants | 20/09/2018 10:30:52

Christie & Co sponsors Women’s Entrepreneur Conference

Two weeks ago, I attended the Women’s Entrepreneur Conference, hosted by Propel Info and sponsored by Christie & Co, which highlighted the achievements of women in the hospitality industry.

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Restaurants 20 September 2018

Christie & Co sponsors Women’s Entrepreneur Conference

The line-up of speakers refreshingly comprised of all females and included a number of leaders who I had heard much about previously, such as Nisha Katona, Founder of Mowgli and Thomasina Myers at Wahaca, as well as operators starting off on their entrepreneurial journey, such...

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Helena Gleeson
Associate Director
Childcare & Education 19 September 2018

Is selling a charity as daunting as it seems?

We find that there is a common misconception that a potential sales process can either be particularly difficult or indeed not even possible. However, that is not the case. In reality, businesses with a charitable status can very much be sold if that is deemed to be the best r...

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Daniel Cohen
Business Agent - Childcare & Education
Dental Practices 22 August 2018

What does Brexit mean for the UK Pharmacy market?

As with so many wider discussions on Brexit, at present there are no clear answers – until we know whether we have a hard, soft, or even ‘no deal’ Brexit and have actually exited Europe, we can only speculate as to what the impact will be. There is a lot of conjecture aroun...

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Christopher Vowles
Head of Valuation - Medical
Childcare & Education 22 August 2018

First time buyers: finding success in your search

As with entering any industry or business for the first time, it is vital to have an initial discussion with a specialist sector expert who can answer questions you might have before you begin the process. Buying a business is a more complex process than buying a house, but...

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Lucy Mclean
Business Agent - Childcare & Education
Dental Practices 20 August 2018

The private dentistry demand

The private dentistry market is on the move with increasing demand for quality practices across the board. What’s driving this increased demand, who’s buying and what are the differences in selling a private to mixed practice? After a number of years of intense demand for ...

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By:
Simon Hughes
Managing Director - Medical
Restaurants 12 July 2018

Opportunity knocks for the growing independent

The past few years have seen the restaurant property market reach dizzying heights, with brands all competing for new sites at premium prices across the country. However, this has also meant that independent operators rarely got a look in, having to consider secondary sites aw...

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Simon Chaplin
Head of Pubs & Restaurants - London
Childcare & Education 06 July 2018

Christie & Co hosts day nursery sector seminar for operators and investors

Together with the panel of expert guest speakers, an open format Q&A session was held which allowed the seminar’s attendees to weigh in and address any issues or changes they feel are impacting the industry as a whole and their own businesses. Along with my market overview ...

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Sophie Willcox
Senior Business Agent - Childcare
Hotels 05 July 2018

Christie & Co hosts the Loop – Hotels event for women in hospitality

With our pan European hospitality team at Christie & Co composed mostly of women, we are always excited to celebrate our colleagues here and in the wider industry, aiming to support one another and build valuable relationships. It was a fantastic experience to host such acc...

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By:
Carine Bonnejean
Managing Director - Hospitality Consultancy
Dental Practices 03 July 2018

How accommodating for all levels of service can bring your dental practice to new heights

With an eight-figure price tag, buyers were naturally very keen to grill our client on the history of the group, its people, expansion opportunities, ethos and business model. It was an illuminating two days, not least because of the way the business was described by its owner...

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By:
Simon Hughes
Managing Director - Medical
Pharmacies 03 July 2018

Going it alone - How do you get your foot on the ownership ladder?

At Christie & Co, 81% of the pharmacy applicants registered in our national database are first time buyers. As a first time buyer, it is important to ensure that you take a few key steps to understand the purchase process, thereby maximising your chances of getting onto the ph...

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By:
Jassi Sunner
Senior Business Agent - Medical