Some businesses falter, but our dedicated recovery and insolvency experts can help you head off a crisis.

Christie & Co has been selling businesses for over 80 years, during which time there have been many recessions in the UK. Our specialist agents, valuers and consultants inspect thousands of businesses every year and have an unparalleled depth of experience and sector specific knowledge.

When businesses face financial pressure it is essential that prompt, considered and effective action is taken. Christie & Co has a dedicated Bank Support and Business Recovery team which works in conjunction with our sector specialists to ensure the quality and timeliness of our advice. Our team is acutely aware of the heightened risk profile, increased scrutiny, emotional stress and other complexities which arise in distressed sales situations. We have a wealth of experience in dealing with distress cases and provide advisory, valuation and agency services to all major banks and insolvency practitioners, as well as business operators.

Christie & Co’s network of 16 UK offices enables a rapid response to review businesses in almost any location. We aim to be onsite within three days of engagement and are able to provide a written marketing report or formal valuation soon thereafter. The agency business deals with a high volume of a distressed instructions be it early stage consensual exit or administration sale. Our consultants provide operational, strategic options analysis and a host of other services which may be of value on portfolio transactions or large single assets.