Bates Wells advises the shareholders on the sale of Eos Wealth Management Limited to Close Brothers Asset Management for an undisclosed sum

Transaction: Bates Wells’ cross departmental team acted for the shareholders Eos Wealth Management Limited (“Eos”), a financial advisory firm with over £300 million of assets under advice, in the sale of Eos toClose Brothers Asset Management (“Close Brothers”).


Eos was founded by Sean Scahill, and Peter Kelsey and specialises in servicing high-net-worth clients, particularly in the media and sports industries.

The acquisition of Eos by Close Brothers is subject to regulatory approval.

Lawyers:  Mark Tasker (Head of Corporate)  and Stephen Callender (Corporate) lead the cross-departmental team which also comprised Viral Kataria (Commercial), Mark Traynor and Tom Allen (Real Estate) and Louise Rea (Employment).