Alaris customers benefit from a partner-led approach, with every project managed by a Director who works side-by-side with the Client through every stage of the transaction lifecycle.  Support is provided by our Analyst team. 

Collectively the Alaris team are able to draw on experience of buy-side and sell-side transactions totalling over £800million.

Our service is discreet and hands-on, focused entirely on successful outcomes that create maximum value for our clients.  Our approach is to listen hard to understand client requirements – then work to devise deliverable plans – and finally manage project delivery through to successful conclusion.

Nick Stone

In 1992, Nick qualified as a Chartered Accountant with PWC London.

Later the same year Nick joined the corporate finance department of the Nordbanken group. His work included advising international public and private companies. He passed the SFA’s Securities Representative examinations.

Nick joined Cavendish in 1995, where he was subsequently appointed Director, M&A. During his time with Cavendish, Nick completed transactions across a broad range of sectors including business services, consumer, distribution, healthcare products & services, manufacturing and retail. 


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Mark Fancett

Mark is a corporate development professional with over 25 years experience in M&A, strategy and investor relations. 

In Corporate Development Director roles at TDG Plc, Impellam Group Plc and Swissport, Mark has delivered over £400m of acquisitions and disposals in the UK and Continental Europe.  Mark’s sector experience includes Business to Business (B2B) Services, Logistics, Aviation, IT software and services, Infrastructure and Recruitment.

Mark is a University of Durham graduate (BA Hons) and holds an MBA from Cass Business School, City University (London).


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Jane Willis

Jane graduated from the University of Exeter with a BA Hons Modern Languages degree. Jane’s previous professional experience includes working in the City of London and New York as an institutional European equity broker, specialising in smaller companies. Jane was responsible for successfully re-establishing the New York office for CIL.

Jane has an operational role within Alaris, overseeing the Alaris marketing and research teams and supporting the lead advisory team.


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Ian Rogers

Ian graduated with a BA (Hons) in Law and for over 25 years has worked in the City of London in senior sales and marketing management roles principally with three private banks.

Within Alaris Ian has a business development role, specifically to develop distribution channels with professional intermediaries and to assist in marketing strategy.


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