Ward Yates, in conjunction with Forsters’ top ranked corporate team led by partner Craig Thomson, has advised Greybull Capital in connection with its acquisition of the Longs Products steel business, to be renamed British Steel, from Tata Steel UK. 

Nick Ward, partner, commented: “It was great to have the opportunity to work with Forsters and Greybull on another significant and exciting transaction.  This deal further demonstrates Ward Yates’ expertise in working with leading advisors on high profile corporate transactions.” 

Craig Thompson, corporate partner at Forsters, commented: “This has been an interesting and rewarding matter for Forsters to advise on and it is exciting to help Greybull with each new investment. We have been able to draw upon our sector experts in corporate, finance and real estate to help Greybull secure a future for British Steel and were delighted to have Ward Yates assisting as part of the wider advisory team.”

For further information, please contact Nicholas Ward | Partner on +44 (0) 1534 883855 or by email to nicholas.ward@wardyates.com