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We are a boutique M&A consultancy focusing on the SME, owner-managed business sector, equipped with over 75 years of experience.

We exist solely to collaboratively guide and advise entrepreneurs, and owner-managers on their business journey, be it to achieve their growth, sale or exit objectives.

Leadership Team

andrew hilliard


Managing Director

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Coupled with over 75 years of combined experience, as well as our long-lasting, established relationships with accountancy and legal firms across the UK, Ireland and Europe, uniquely equips M&A Chambers to assist founders and business owners on their business journey.

We work closely with business owners to realise and achieve their personal and commercial objectives upon exit or retirement, by introducing the right suitors to take your business onto its next chapter.

Equally, for those leaders who have growth aspirations via acquisition, we work collegiately with you to identify suitable opportunities – adding value to your business story.

We are trusted advisors to our clients, adding value to many components of an M&A transaction and journey; ensuring professionalism and correct business etiquette and process is followed at all times.

To have a discreet and confidential discussion about your plans, please contact us today.

pieter van rooyen



After Pieter moved to the UK from his native South Africa, he co-founded a wealth management firm in 2002 which he successfully sold in 2007.

As a Partner in the Accountancy & Business Advisory profession, he has led the organic growth of these organisations through strategic acquisitions. For the last six years as a Client Partner in a top-60 London firm, he was lead advisor in Management Buy-Outs, capital raising, acquisitions and sales, whilst continuing to advise clients on diverse transactions.

Outside of work Pieter remains a staunch Springbok supporter, enjoys hiking, mountain biking and road cycling (an annual O2e charity cycle keeps the fitness in check!), frequently ending all fresh air pursuits at his local pub in Kent. He recently celebrated his silver wedding anniversary to Tracy, and they are blessed with two daughters.

james gosling



James has over 15 years of M&A experience, including 8 years in the Banking sector with Coutts. During this time, James has worked on various transactions globally from complex lending facilities, IP acquisitions, investment fundraising, Private Equity to trade sales and acquisitions, covering various sectors including professional services, music and entertainment, sport, and commercial property.

He has consulted and assisted many HNW individuals, business owners and other commercial businesses, building close long-lasting relationships with all parties involved in transactions, not simply the shareholders themselves. This has resulted in an unrivalled network of Partners of accountancy practices, Partners of law firms, business insurers, lenders, and wealth managers to name a few.

Outside of business, James enjoys keeping fit through running, boxing, table tennis and taking part in various physical challenges (endurance hikes, cycle rides etc). He also enjoys going to live music shows, and loves sipping a lovely drop of single malt whisky.

andrew hilliard


Managing Director

Andrew is the proud co-founder of M&A Chambers, which continues to increase its influence on the Mergers & Acquisitions markets, delivering market intelligence and consultancy to the SME owner-managed business market.

Through 15 years of research, market mapping and relationship building, running one of the UK’s top specialist talent providers in AJ Chambers.

Andrew has overseen M&A Chambers establish unique access to markets via an unrivalled reach and network within accountancy and professional practice.