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Jonathan Buxton

Cavendish Corporate Finance

London, UK

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Cavendish Corporate Finance

Jonathan Buxton
Biography
Jonathan Buxton is Head of the Consumer Group and Head of M&A International’s Global Consumer and Retail Group at Cavendish Corporate Finance. He is a specialist advisor to branded businesses in the Retail, FMCG and Luxury sectors and during his career has advised on transactions ranging from multi-billion pound government projects to the sale of family businesses. Jonathan has lectured and co-written on M&A related topics and is particularly experienced in advising main market and AIM listed companies.

Jonathan Buxton’s Newsfeed

25 Jul 2017
US handbag maker Michael Kors buys UK shoemaker Jimmy Choo for US$1.2bn

Jonathan Buxton, partner and head of consumer and retail at Cavendish Corporate Finance, said: “This is a significant transaction for Michael Kors as it seeks to boost its customer base within the luxury market. "Jimmy Choo is a widely popular footwear brand but like so many upmarket brands, it has been facing declining sales due to discounting in department stores and customer preferences moving away from conspicuous labels."For Michael Kors, Buxton said, the deal presents an opportunity to enter the high-end of the luxury market, to increase sales and to diversify away from its own brand...

26 Jun 2017
New York Times
Fridman's L1 Retail to Buy Holland & Barrett for $2.3 Billion

Jonathan Buxton, partner and head of retail at Cavendish Corporate Finance, said the takeover by L1 Retail could help Holland & Barrett fend off growing competition.  "With this kind of investment, we would expect that the retailer will continue to invest in its stores but more importantly, seek to increase its online presence to push back against the likes of Amazon following its acquisition of Whole Foods," he said.

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Jonathan Buxton’s Background

Partner
Jan 1996 - Present
Jonathan is head of M&A International Inc's Consumer and Retail Group and heads the Consumer Group at Cavendish, which focuses on branded businesses in the retail, consumer goods, food, leisure, and luxury sectors. He also has particular expertise in advising main market and AIM listed companies.

Other Business Interests

Head of Consumer and Retail Group
Jan 1996 - Present
London, UK

Jonathan Buxton’s Education