Wayne Horwood



  • Wayne trained as a chartered accountant with KPMG having graduated from Queen’s University Belfast. He then spent three years within KPMG’s due diligence teams in Leeds, Belfast and Dublin before spending 5 years as a Corporate Lending Manager and Associate Director in Bank of Ireland in Belfast. Wayne set up as a sole practitioner in 2008 before becoming a founding partner in HNH in 2010.


  • Wayne’s chief responsibilities include advising on MBOs, fund raising, company acquisitions and disposals.


  • FCA
  • BSc. (Hons)

Transactional Experience

Buy Side

Advised the MBO team on the acquisition of McAuley Financial

Deal size - Undisclosed
November 2018

Sell Side

Advised on the sale of CECO to Headlam plc

£4.5 million
April 2018


Advised the Keys Group on the refinance of its banking facilities

£21 million
July 2015

Buy Side

Advised Robinson Services on the acquisition of Sword Security

Deal size - Undisclosed
April 2019