Robert Horton | Investment Banking | Stephens

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Our People

Robert Horton

Managing Director

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Robert Horton

Robert is a Managing Director in Stephens' London office and leads the Consumer team in Europe. He has over 15 years’ corporate finance experience, advising entrepreneurs, family owners, private equity and corporate clients on national and cross-border M&A transactions (buyside and sellside). Robert has a particular focus on the food, beverage and agribusiness sectors.

Prior to joining Stephens, Robert was a Director at Spayne Lindsay, a leading European independent advisory firm in the Consumer Sector, prior to which he spent six years at BDO within its Transaction Services team in New York and London.

Robert holds a Masters degree in Mechanical Engineering from Bristol University and he is a Chartered Certified Accountant.