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Centrus expands advisory team with new M&A Director


Centrus is pleased to announce the arrival of  Terence Amako as Director and Head of Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A).

Coming from a senior role at EY’s Corporate Finance Advisory team, Terence is an experienced corporate finance professional with over 18 years of M&A and corporate finance experience. Terence was also recently the Head of Commercial Services Investments at Scotia Gas Networks where he looked at investments across the utilities and transport sectors.

His recent selected transactions include advising on the on-going sale of the British Steel business (including transport assets) and the sale of Genesee & Wyoming’s German rail operations.

He joins Centrus to expand its mid-market focused M&A advisory business providing strategic advice to both corporates and infrastructure funds across core infrastructure (Utilities, transport, real estate) and the core plus space.

Centrus provides corporate finance advisory services to public and private companies in the UK and Europe such as Yorkshire Water, UK Power Networks, EDP Naturgas Energia, Mutual Energy, Nortegas, NationalGrid, Thames Water, Electricity North West, Northern and Red Funnel. They also have strong working relationships with financial sponsors like JP Morgan, Infracapital, FSI, DWS.

Centrus has supported clients across a range of infrastructure advisory mandates including strategic advice across capital structuring, whole business securitisation, credit ratings, restructuring and re-packaging of complex derivatives amongst other specialist subjects, and have now expanded its merger and acquisitions execution capabilities.

Commenting on the new appointment Geoff Knight, Head of Infrastructure, said: The appointment of our M&A Director further underpins the high quality integrated services we provide to existing and new clients and our willingness to provide a holistic corporate finance service offering. The fact that we are able to attract such a high calibre individual to join Centrus is a clear demonstration of our strengths and commitment to clients. We are delighted to have Terence on board.

Visit our M&A services page to find out more.