Buying or selling a business in Derby & Nottingham?

Introducing Chris…

Chris is an Engineer by training, his first decade of employment was spent in the Aerospace and Rail sectors working for Hymatic Engineering, and Permaquip. A variety of roles, included procurement, sales, engineering, programme management and quality. A decade in system level products in Automotive manufacturing followed, for companies including Happich, BTR and Trelleborg at a more senior level.

In 2007 Chris led an MBO of one of the businesses he had been running for Trelleborg AB. Subsequently making a bolt on acquisition and moving in 2014 to new custom built premises. The business was ultimately sold to a major supplier, having secured a bright future (after a challenging few years post move) with a new US electric truck OEM.

More recently Chris has been involved in building a leisure and hospitality business with his wife – involving both clicks and mortar and has a keen hobby interest in large scale models of cars and boats.

With extensive experience in a variety of businesses, both large and small, Chris has managed through good and tough times. He undoubtedly understands the pressures and opportunities involved in running, owning and selling your business for maximum value.

Latest professional advice from Chris Davis

Completion of Your Business Purchase

How to be sure you’re buying the right business for you

Buying an existing business can give you the same independence as starting a business, but it will also come with significant benefits. If you choose the right business, it will come with an existing customer base, a strong brand, and…