Private Markets Services

Specialist advice for private businesses and entrepreneurs

Our Private Markets’ specialists advise private companies, family businesses and entrepreneurs, as well as private equity investors and private equity backed businesses. Our team helps to address the unique challenges these businesses face throughout their lifecycle and unlock potential for growth and innovation.

What makes us different

Using a holistic approach to you and your business, we strive to keep the personal ambition of business owners at the heart of everything we do. The Private Markets team at Deloitte provides a wide range of services for businesses with significant private ownership interests.

Who we help

  • Innovative start-ups
  • Large private companies
  • Private equity backed companies
  • Private equity houses/funds
  • Entrepreneurs and High Net Worth Individuals
  • Family owned businesses
  • Family offices

Private Companies & Entrepreneurs

We work with innovative start-ups which are transforming industries and the way we live right through to some of the largest private and family-owned businesses in the UK. We provide the advice, guidance and challenge when you need it most, on:

  • Starting out - including business structure, tax and accounting, raising finance
  • Financing growth - including attracting equity investors, grants and incentives, attracting and retaining employees
  • Expanding - including M&A, business & financial modelling, international expansion, governance and controls
  • Realising value - including succession planning, IPO and exit

Disruptor Advisory Services
Technical expertise and cutting edge technology solutions designed specifically for innovative businesses which are growing fast.

Private Equity Investors and Funds

Deloitte's Private Equity practice has strong and trusted relationships with some of the world’s leading investors, funds and portfolio companies. Our team has an in-depth understanding of the private equity industry, meaning we can provide valuable insights and innovative solutions across the entire private equity lifecycle, irrespective of the company size, sector or location. Our services include:

  • Deal origination
  • Deal structuring
  • Deal planning, strategy and tactics
  • Valuations
  • Exit planning and execution
  • Management advisory
  • Management buy-ins and buy-outs
  • Debt finance

Family Enterprise Consulting Services
Helping families to navigate the challenges that arise when family and business collide.

Private Equity Backed Companies

We recognise that private equity backed companies face a unique set of challenges, characterised not only by their ownership and funding structure, but also the lifecycle they follow through the investment period. Our dedicated team works closely with our Private Equity colleagues to provide bespoke business solutions to management teams of private equity businesses - regardless of size, location or industry. We offer advice around:

  • Making the most of your first 100 days
  • Establishing a 5 year plan
  • Driving growth
  • Mid-cycle refresh
  • Exit preparation
  • Exit

Key contact

Kirsty Newman

Kirsty Newman


Kirsty serves as the UK leader of Deloitte Private and as global leader of Deloitte Private Tax, and is a Vice Chairman of the UK firm. She is also a member of the recently formed Global Deloitte Priv... More