Pinnacle Consulting Engineers

The Business

A leading provider of construction consulting services focussed on structural and civil engineering.

Multi sector focus on retail, commercial, public sector, residential, energy and technology.

Operating from four locations in the UK and one in Ireland.

The Deal

Immediate partial exit of co-founding shareholder.

Implementation of new capital structure to allow further reductions in co-founder’s interest and re-alignment of ongoing control of the business.

Capital re-structuring designed to accommodate future equity participation of senior team and further growth of business.

Tax effective solutions obtained for all parties.

Value Add

Designing and implementing a new capital structure benefiting both founding shareholders.

Modelling the buy out financial model for initial and subsequent capital redemptions.

Ensuring the new structure obtained HMRC tax clearance and was tax effective.

Providing a flexible capital structure for future equity participation as the business grows.


Welwyn, Norwich, London, Bristol & Dublin


Construction Consulting Engineers


Partial Exit of Founding Shareholder

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JDC have acted for the Pinnacle group since 2006, always providing impartial objective advice and building a huge level of trust over many years.  Their most recent involvement met all parties’ aspirations for timing, affordability, tax efficiency and above all else, a transparency which was invaluable in achieving the satisfactory outcome.

David Meigh Pinnacle Consulting Engineers