Public to private transactions and de-listings

For companies that feel undervalued by public markets, PwC provides advice and execution expertise on public to private transactions and de-listings. We advise throughout the transaction and project manage other advisers.

We are the leading corporate finance adviser on UK public to private transactions having advised on more P-to-Ps than any other adviser. PwC provides the full range of services necessary to complete a deal, including strategic advice, taxation advice, pensions advice, legal advice, regulatory compliance and due diligence.

Potential issues

  • Your company is undervalued by the stock markets
  • Your listing does not provide any tangible benefits
  • You are considering 'going private'

How we can support you

  • Expert advice and experience of the leading Public-to-Private adviser
  • Strong relationships with private equity houses and other sources of finance
  • Benefit of access to specialists in the rules and regulations governing public listed companies and de-listing
  • Deep industry knowledge across the full range of industry sectors

PwC's public to private services include

  • Deal origination
  • Offeror and offeree advisory work
  • Valuation advice
  • Debt raising and private equity financing
  • Preparation of business plans and financial modelling of projections
  • Liaising with regulatory authorities on all regulatory issues
  • Project management of other advisers (e.g. brokers, lawyers, reporting accountants et cetera)
  • Offer documentation


Contact us

Neil Howlett

Partner, Advisory Services, PwC Channel Islands

Tel: +44 7700 838349

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