Maximising opportunities

We work closely with entrepreneurs and investors at the forefront of the global healthcare revolution. Our in-depth sector knowledge, combined with our technical capability, enables us to help corporates and investors capitalise on the enormous opportunities across the sector as they seek to consolidate and grow their market positions.

The ageing population, technological change, and increased demand for healthcare products and services, all create great opportunities in the health and social care, medical devices, life sciences, bioscience and pharmaceutical markets. Our job is to help our clients maximise those opportunities.

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Our latest transactions

Clearwater has been very professional in leading the process involving candidates from all over the world.

Luc Bertholat, Partner, Naxicap Partners

Our Healthcare Team

The team were quickly able to identify the right partner for us and used their excellent relationship with the buyer to help negotiate a transaction that met our objectives.
Dan Smart, CEO, Proclinical

With in-depth knowledge and technical capability, our healthcare team has a great track record of delivering tailored solutions.

See our team

Over 60

deals advised upon

in the last 5 years


deal value

over the last 5 years

Over 45%

deals involving PE

in the last 5 years


  • M&A trade activity

    The fragmented UK children’s services market will generate significant opportunities for investors with increasingly positive market drivers.

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  • Private equity activity

    Private equity has played a significant role in the consolidation of the children’s services market to date as owners look for opportunities to consolidate and build economies of scale, particularly in administration, recruitment and training.

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  • Market overview

    The UK children’s services market was valued at £15.4bn in FY19 and is primarily focused on three areas: special education, residential care and fostering.

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