haysmacintyre & Cactus joint annual agency finance update
9th May 2024 @ 13:00-18:00, haysmacintyre, 10 Queen Street Place, London EC4R 1AG

Join us for an insightful half-day focused on agency mergers and acquisitions (M&A). Whether you’re a seasoned entrepreneur or just dipping your toes into the M&A waters, this event promises valuable takeaways.

  •  May 9, 2024
     1:00 pm - 6:00 pm

We are excited to be co-hosting our first event with Cactus, who specialise in helping independent agencies grow, offering a range of solutions regardless of your current agency size or position. Co-founded by two former agency founders who successfully scaled their own agency organically in the digital era, Cactus aims to assist others in achieving their growth goals.

This half-day training session will delve into the following key topics. We’ll commence with lunch, followed by a networking session. Feel free to stay for drinks and continue discussions at the end of the day.

Agenda highlights:

  • The lay of the land: the current agency M&A market
  • Maximizing value and avoiding red flags ahead of your exit
  • Panel session: successfully navigating the sales process
  • Post exit planning and managing your wealth
  • Breakout roundtable discussions with subject matter experts


Jon Dawson, Partner and Head of Creative, Media & Technology at haysmacintyre

Luke Clark, Senior Manager and Co-Lead of Media, Marketing & Advertising at haysmacintyre

Krupa Shah, Senior Manager and Co-Lead of Media, Marketing & Advertising at haysmacintyre

David Bareham, Share Schemes Director at haysmacintyre

Sabina Burke, Director at haysmacintyre

Kay Mind, Director at haysmacintyre

Pete Hoole, Founding Partner at Cactus

Mark Sainthill, Managing Partner of M&A at Cactus

Ryan Lisk, Found of Hybrid Legal

Tom Annear, Chartered & Certified Financial Planner – Assistant Director  at RBC Brewin Dolphin

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Venue Phone: 020 7969 5500

Venue Website:

haysmacintyre, 10 Queen St Pl, London, London, City of, EC4R 1AG, United Kingdom

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