Chris Manning


Chris is a corporate lawyer specialising in private equity transactions advising companies, individuals, management teams and institutional investors on all aspects of private equity, including MBOs, MBI’s, bolt-on acquisitions, investments and exits.

Chris has a broad range of experience across several industry sectors but has particular experience in the healthcare sector, where he has advised operators such as CareTech and Age UK, as well as institutional investors acquiring healthcare assets, such as Elysian Capital’s investment in Aspirations Care.

Chris regularly advises PE houses in the mid-market and lower mid-market such as Elysian Capital and FPE Capital, as well as growth capital providers such as BGF.

Chris has also advised management teams on several large cap PE deals, including the sale of Almatis by DIC, the sale of EMP by Actis and on Temasek’s investment in Busy Bees.