Our people are our greatest asset – we say it often and with good reason.

It is only with the determination and dedication of our people that we can serve our clients, generate long-term value for our shareholders and contribute to the broader public. Through a dedicated one-on-one relationship between you and your Lateral Concepts senior advisor, we are able to design a comprehensive strategy for you and your business.

With offices in Ireland the UK, we have extensive experience across all traditional corporate finance activities – specialising in four key areas: Debt Funding, Equity Fundraising, Mergers & Acquisitions and sourcing Foreign Capital.

We commit people, capital and ideas to help our clients, shareholders and the communities we serve to grow.

We advise companies on buying and selling businesses, raising capital and managing risks, which enables them to grow.

We’re strong on ideas and thrive on working with business owners and management teams and shareholders to take their business to the next level.

We help local, national and international companies finance their operations so they can invest in their growth plans.

We invest our capital alongside our clients’ capital to help businesses grow.

We develop ideas and analysis that drive new perspectives, new products and new paths to growth.

We design innovative structured financial solutions to suit the needs of our clients.

We believe that understanding what matters most to you is critical to a successful and profitable strategy for your business.

Mark Gillen – CEO

Mark is Managing Director of Lateral Concepts. He is a leading Corporate Advisor with a wealth of experience in Debt & Equity Fundraising and has developed a strong reputation for refinancing business and property based portfolios, working across a broad range of Corporate Finance activities. He has significant commercial experience in undertaking due diligences, project appraisals, feasibility studies, business planning and strategic advisory.

Mark has developed a large client base across a broad range of sectors throughout Ireland and the UK through focusing on corporate restructuring and project based client advisory. He has 25 years of experience in mergers & acquisitions, debt & equity capital advisory and restructuring and has particular experience in the Hospitality, Real Estate, Energy and Retail sectors.