Liberty Corporate Finance is pleased to announce the completion of the Management Buy-Out of Chaucer Consulting, an international change management consultancy business backed by Growth Capital Partners.

Chaucer operates principally for large, multinational clients in a range of sectors. GCP’s investment will fund the further expansion of the business as it looks to grow its domestic and international operations. Founded in 1987 by the current chairman Bob Laslett, Chaucer is an independent global management consultancy, providing tailored, hands-on and flexible support to clients in the delivery of strategic business projects and programmes.

It has an impressive client list of international organisations including many Fortune 500 companies.


Current CEO Chris Laslett will continue to lead the business along with the existing management team who are also investing in the buy-out. Liberty were appointed by Chris to advise him and his management team and introduced the deal to Growth Capital Partners.

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