Paula McGrath


Paula has significant experience in Lead Advisory, having worked in Corporate Finance for more than 20 years.

Throughout her career, Paula has worked with a wide range of clients in a variety of sectors and has gained considerable private equity experience.

She has led a variety of major deals in the region – the most prominent completed deals include acting as financial advisor to the board of Liverpool Football Club on the £174m disposal to Gillett and Hicks, the £16m merger and refinancing of Vittoria & Westminster Park Healthcare and the secondary buy-out of Secured Group backed by Next Wave Private Equity.

Since joining Brabners Corporate Finance, she has acted on the disposals of Grosvenor Garden Centre, AE Direct Mail, Mr Freeze, Ambler and C. P. Witter, Powell Bateson and the fundraised MBO of EvoDental and Centriforce Products, leading the Integrated Approach with the lawyers within Brabners LLP.


Paula is a member of the CF Faculty of the ICAEW and has gained the industry’s Corporate Finance accreditation.

Paula is also an Independent Board Member and Member of the Audit & Governance committee for Liverpool Mutual Homes, the largest housing association in Liverpool and one of the largest in the UK with more than 15,000 homes.