Technology: Today’s Key Value Creation Driver

value creation

Value creation is the lifeblood of a successful Private Equity Deal—it sets organisations apart from competitors, secures long-term prospects and attracts further investment or appealing exit valuations. Today, a tech-led value creation strategy today is increasingly a non-negotiable requirement. But forming one isn’t always straightforward.  Digital technology is the most powerful and scalable tool for […]

Growth and Change Abound at Onefourzero

Growth and change

It’s been a brilliant year for onefourzero, despite the challenges brought by the COVID-19 pandemic. We’ve experienced significant growth, which has brought with it several positive developments, some of which are outlined below and others which we can’t wait to announce soon! Since our inception in 2015, we’ve been delivering data-driven reports for investors and […]

onefourzero at Drax Future 40 2018

onefourzero Drax Future 40 2018

onefourzero attends the Drax Future 40 2018 event.  Managing Director Fleur Hicks from onefourzero will be attending the Real Deals Drax Future 40 event on Thursday 8th November 2018 at the Grosvenor House Hotel. The event is designed to celebrate 40 up-and-coming Investment Directors who Real Deals believe will be the new leaders of Private […]

Real Deals: DDD roundtable with Fleur Hicks, onefourzero


Real Deals has hosted a roundtable discussion about technology and Due Diligence with market leaders, including our MD Fleur Hicks. The problems with vendor due diligence and why a broken deal is better than a bad one In a red hot deal market, the due diligence process has become more sophisticated and important for dealmakers. […]

onefourzero and GK Strategy finalists at Specialist Adviser of 2018


onefourzero and sister agency GK Strategy were both shortlisted for Specialist Adviser of the Year in the Private Equity Awards 2018. It’s the second consecutive year both agencies are among the finalists. The awards, now in their seventeenth year, are the oldest and most respected accolades bestowed on the private equity industry and those that […]

ESG and Diversity high on the agenda at the Real Deals Mid-Market Conference 2018

onefourzero were delighted to sponsor the Real Deals Mid-Market Conference 2018, alongside our sister agency GK. On Tuesday, 30th January, we joined 300 of Europe’s top Private Equity names for a day of discussion and debate (and a magician – as seen below!) Amongst much lively discussion of current political trends and their impact on […]