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Corporate finance advisor Springboard Corporate Finance has recruited four new members to its team.
Claudia Haywood joins as an executive from EY where she worked in Audit and qualified as a chartered accountant. She graduated from University of Bristol with a degree in Biochemistry in 2018.
Saquib Hussain graduated from the University of Warwick in Accounting & Finance in 2017, during which he undertook an internship in audit at KPMG. Post-graduation, he re-joined KPMG in the Transaction Services department where he qualified as a chartered accountant.
The pair join as executives at Springboard and will work on a variety of buy and sell-side assignments.
Shivan Vallabh graduated from the University of Nottingham with a degree in Accounting and Business in 2021. During his time at University, he had audit placements at PwC, before joining Springboard.
Hamza Rehman graduated from the University of Nottingham with a degree in Finance, Accounting and Management in 2020. Prior to joining, he worked as a senior analyst within Deutsche Bank, providing an in-depth risk analysis of clients across the bank.
They join as analysts at Springboard and will assist the team across a variety of M&A and advisory projects to provide company and sector valuations and assisted in the identification of global strategic acquisitions.
Springboard partner Simon Ward said: “We have seen high levels of activity across all areas of our business over recent months. For founders there remains strong interest from acquirers both in the UK and overseas whilst our private equity clients remain keen to grow via acquisition and new investments.
“The recruitment of Claudia, Saquib, Shivan and Hamza is a demonstration of our continued optimism about the future and our commitment to providing great client service across our business. We are delighted to welcome them to the team.”