Ellie WilcocksonMergers and Acquisions Associate

South Yorkshire's emerging dealmaker of the year 2018, Ellie has worked on a wide variety of transactions in the region, driving deals through to completion and getting the best results for clients.

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  • ACA Chartered Accountant
  • Winner of Emerging Insider Dealmaker of the year 2018
  • Experience working in a top 10 national accountancy firm

I joined Shorts after completing just under 3 years working as a corporate tax adviser at the national firm RSM.

Since moving into Corporate Finance I have gained a wealth of variable experience in a large variety of Corporate Finance work including forecasting, disposal mandates, acquisition searches, business plans, Fundraising, Due Diligence and valuations.

I have undertaken Due Diligence assignments for banks, fundraising for innovative start-up companies, disposal mandates with detailed forecasts and management buyout feasibility studies.

Most recently, I was awarded the title of Emerging Dealmaker of the Year at the 2018 Insider Media awards in recognition of my work on a variety of transactions during 2017 /2018.


Ellie’s area of specialism;

Corporate Finance

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