We are all experienced professionals from the consulting industry with real-life experience of the challenges faced by our clients.

Bruce Ramsay

Managing Partner

After an engineering degree, an early career in the construction industry and an MBA, entered the world of consulting. Over 20 years experience in delivery and business development roles in management consulting and IT services, including the growth and sale of WCI Group. This has been followed by 10 years delivering M&A transactions in this sector. Outside of work, there is mid-week squash and weekends spent sailing, racing both dinghies and offshore yachts

m: +44 (0) 7860 442 715
bruce.ramsay@consultingmanda.co.uk

Harry McDermott

Partner

Graduated as an Electronic Engineer and commenced his career working for Siemens in Germany and China. Following a full-time MBA he entered the IT consulting industry and subsequently founded his own consulting company. Having grown and sold the business he completed his earnout period and started helping other clients on their growth journey, as well as becoming involved in the world of start-up funding and investment. Outside work he plays guitar, completes as a master in international triathlon and duathlon events, as well as pursuing his interest in space science.

Harry McDermott

Cian O'Connor

Partner

Following an Economics and Finance degree, Cian worked for a number of global investment banks in New York, Frankfurt and London originating and executing deals across the whole of the capital structure. Following that he built two businesses in the renewable energy space, one in France and the other in the UK. He then went on to be part of the executive management team of a Euronext listed digital marketing agency and completed numerous debt, equity and M&A deals. Outside of work he is a keen squash, tennis and golf player and known to do the odd ukulele concert.

Cian OConnor

Ed Groome

Partner

Ed has over 15 years’ experience in corporate finance, having worked at Lazard, Arbuthnot Securities, New Amsterdam Capital and most recently for 5 years at Equiteq as a Managing Director. Ed leads and supports clients through the entire transaction process, providing shareholders and management teams with advice on their strategy and maximising value. Ed has successfully lead and completed a wide range of transactions across a variety of sectors

including consultancy, technology services and recruitment. Ed lives in Northamptonshire and has three children. Away from work, he enjoys the outdoors, watching most sports and is an active dinghy sailor in North Norfolk.

Ed Groome

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Bruce Ramsay
Managing Partner
Consulting M&A Limited
m: +44 (0) 7860 442 715
bruce.ramsay@consultingmanda.co.uk