Simon Barrass

Director - Corporate Finance Advisory

Simon Barrass

Simon is a director in Deloitte’s Financial Institutions Group, Corporate Finance Advisory.

Simon has advised on a range of acquisitions, disposals and MBOs with a particular focus in non-life insurance. Simon is a Chartered Accountant and has a law degree from Durham University.

Recent experience

  • Sale of Deloitte Investment & Pensions Consulting to LJ Capital / Guggenheim
  • Advising MBI team on acquisition of RAC to Carlyle Group
  • Advising Primary Group on disposal of Castle Cover to Ageas
  • Advising Top 4 US healthcare insurance on M&A strategy and potential acquisition
  • Advising Top 10 UK building society on M&A strategy and potential acquistion
  • Sale of National Dental Plan to Capita
  • Retained corporate finance adviser to commercial motor broker
  • Retained corporate finance adviser to personal lines motor broker
  • Acquisition of Hendricks Gmbh by Hyperion
  • Advising minority shareholders in Paymentshield on corporate restructuring
  • Advising the shareholders of Giles Insurance Brokers on sale to Charterhouse
  • An investment in Hyperion Insurance Group by 3i
  • Sale of Paymentshield to Towergate
  • Acquisition of Marketform Group for Great American Insurance
  • Sale of Footman James to Aon Insurance by Alchemy Partners
  • Sale of Open & Direct Services Limited to Equity by Alchemy Partners
  • Sale of Smart & Cook to AXA Insurance by 3i