Stuart Moss BSc FCSI
Stuart is Managing Partner of Rickitt Mitchell and for over 25 years has successfully provided advice to corporates, management teams, entrepreneurs and private equity houses on a range of mid-market transactions.
During a recent 10 year period, acting as the retained adviser to a NCC Group plc, Stuart managed a business development programme that resulted in the identification and acquisition of 20 companies in the US and Europe, investing a total of £300m.
Stuart is a Management Science graduate of the University of Manchester and a Fellow of the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investments.
Neil Mitchell BSc FCA
Neil has advised shareholders and management teams on a wide range of transactions, including; MBO’s, disposals, acquisitions, private equity investment and IPO’s. Deals acted on include; the £80m flotation of Van Elle Holdings Plc, the £49m disposal of Fredericks Dairies, the acquisition of Dutch owned Wight Salads Limited by APS Group to form a £100m+ turnover business, the dual fundraising from private equity investor BGF and a €1bn revenue European Corporate into APS Group, the £21m flotation of Instem plc and subsequent three bolt-on acquisitions and the £130m IPO of DJI Holdings plc.
Prior to joining Rickitt Mitchell Neil was at PwC's Leeds office where he qualified as a Chartered Accountant in its assurance and business advisory department, having previously worked at GlaxoSmithkline in R&D.
Kaine Smith BA CA
Kaine joined Rickitt Mitchell in 2013 from Ernst & Young, where he had qualified as a chartered accountant. Kaine is a Business Management graduate from Nottingham University.
Kaine has a natural ability to understand clients and their businesses and to project manage the many information flows required to deliver a deal successfully. His recent transactional experience includes the £130m AiM flotation of DJI Holdings plc and Better Capital’s £9m disposal of Calyx Managed Services to MXC Capital plc.
Victoria joined Rickitt Mitchell in 1999 from CLB Coopers, where she had been working as PA to the national managing partner. She is PA to the partners and executive team as well as managing all aspects of the office administration. Dedicated and professional, Victoria is key to the smooth running of the firm.
Adam Lovell BSC CA
Corporate Finance Manager
Adam joined Rickitt Mitchell from EY in 2017, having spent 4 years working in Financial Services in both London and Manchester. Most recently, Adam joined EY’s transaction advisory services business carrying out transaction due diligence on a wide range of businesses in the IT, professional services and industrial sectors.
Adam is an accounting and finance graduate from Loughborough University and a qualified Chartered Accountant.
Charlotte Greenhalgh BA ACA
Corporate Finance Manager
Charlotte joined Rickitt Mitchell in 2019 from PricewaterhouseCoopers, having spent 5 years working in Core Assurance in Manchester.
Charlotte is a Business Accounting and Finance graduate from Newcastle University and an ACA qualified Chartered Accountant.
Jenny joined Rickitt Mitchell in 2019. Originally from Scotland, she spent five years living in Abu Dhabi before moving to Manchester in 2015 to complete her university degrees.
Jenny is a Psychology Graduate from the University of Salford with a Masters in Human Nutrition from Manchester Metropolitan University.
Jenny is in charge of our front of house operations and provides a professional and friendly first impression to clients and visitors.
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Paul Mitchell BSc FCA
Non Executive Chairman
Paul joined Peter Rickitt in 1981 and together they developed Rickitt Mitchell into a leading independent corporate finance boutique delivering ground breaking deals. Paul has completed every kind of corporate finance deal as adviser to a wide range of clients over sectors as diverse as engineering, professional services, IT and airlines. As Non Executive Chairman of AiM quoted Styles & Wood Group PLC and a number of private companies, Paul continues to create value and provide strategic guidance as a board member.
After qualifying as a Chartered Accountant in 1975, Paul spent three years post qualification with Coopers & Lybrand. He joined County Bank's corporate finance department in 1978 before joining Rickitt Mitchell in 1981.
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