Peter Varley

Peter Varley

Partner, Head of Corporate Finance

I lead the London Corporate Business team and Corporate Finance team nationally.

My experience covers a broad range of corporate finance services and I have advised companies in a number of diverse sectors. I have provided acquisitions support to a variety of different types of clients with contrasting needs. I am particularly experienced in cross border transactions, and have worked with clients based in a number of different geographies.

What I Do

Due diligence and other transaction support:

  • Cross border transactions
  • Acquisitions
  • Reverse takeovers
  • Pre lending and viability reviews
  • Pre investment due diligence for financial institutions
  • Charities Act reporting
  • Vendor due diligence
  • Pension Covenant assessment

My Clients

  • Substantial public companies
  • Privately owned companies
  • Non Profit organisations
  • Private Equity Groups
  • Banks
  • Manufacturing
  • Logistics and distribution
  • Business services
  • Chemicals
  • Real estate
  • Media
  • Technology
  • Professional practices


  • Chairman of the Global Corporate Advisors, Crowe International, focusing on cross border corporate finance activity