Quayle Munro

Houlihan Lokey Has Acquired Quayle Munro

The transaction, completed on April 3, 2018, creates a new global Data & Analytics Group within Houlihan Lokey and expands the firm’s financial institutions, financial technology, and education capabilities in Europe. Clients of both firms will benefit from the combined depth of sector expertise and broader global platform. Quayle Munro was founded in 1983 and is based in London with a team of 40 financial professionals. Its client list spans the globe and includes private and publicly listed companies, financial sponsors, and entrepreneurs.

“In addition to its comprehensive global presence, extensive private equity coverage, and broad sector expertise, Houlihan Lokey possesses a strong cultural compatibility with the Quayle Munro team that will ensure both a smooth, successful integration and rapid value enhancement for clients of both firms. We could not be more excited to build out this new industry group and further grow the firm’s client base across data & analytics, financial institutions, financial technology, and education with the additional resources and global presence of Houlihan Lokey.” 
– Andrew Adams,
CEO of Quayle Munro

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“The use of data & analytics to make both business and general management decisions has become an increasingly critical component in the corporate tool kit. Data & analytics has become virtually ubiquitous, and its importance in analyzing trends, enhancing productivity, and growing one’s business cannot be overstated. We’re confident that our new Data & Analytics Group is the global leader in this incredibly important and rapidly expanding field.”
– Scott Beiser, 
CEO of Houlihan Lokey

“The Quayle Munro team is an excellent fit with Houlihan Lokey, and the establishment of the new Data & Analytics Group represents our recognition of the expertise and new capabilities our clients around the world will increasingly require as their businesses grow and evolve.”
– Scott Adelson, 
Co-President and Global Co-Head of Corporate Finance at Houlihan Lokey

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Clients of both firms benefit from a combination of deep sector expertise and a global platform.

Andrew Adams
Head of the Data & Analytics Group
Co-Head of Corporate Finance, UK

Simon Woolton
Head of Corporate Development

Tara Carter
Managing Director
Mark Fisher
Managing Director
Simon Gluckstein
Managing Director
Lawrence Guthrie
Managing Director
Christian Kent
Managing Director
Julian Moore
Managing Director
Craig Muir
Managing Director
Tim Shortland
Managing Director
Andrew Tuckey
Senior Adviser