Hayley is a founder and Director of Knight Transaction Services and personally leads transaction support projects from discussion and preparation through to delivery and completion.
Prior to joining the Knight Group, Hayley has ten years' experience as a due diligence specialist, at Mazars and Grant Thornton, and has worked with a wide range of private equity houses, banks and corporate clients.
She has worked with both private and listed entities in a multitude of sectors, from pre-profit stage to those generating revenue of over £500 million, providing a range of services including vendor due diligence, vendor assist, buy side due diligence and associated services such as advice around carve outs, net working capital, locked boxes and completion accounts reviews.
Hayley won Entrepreneur of the Year at the 2021 Manchester Young Talent Awards and Young Accountant of the Year at the 2022 Young Insider North West Awards.
She was also listed in Insider North West's Professional Power List 2022 and shortlisted for Rising Star at the 2022 North West Rainmaker awards.