IMAS acted as the exclusive financial adviser to Portus Consulting, including Portus Online, on the sale of the business to Aon for an undisclosed consideration.

Portus Consulting is a fast-growing private consultancy and technology provider that creates engaging employee benefit programmes to help SME clients attract and retain the best talent. Combining market leading technology, proactive pension consulting, value-adding benefit broking and quality communication, it has built a leading position in the UK professional services market.

Aon is a leading global provider of risk management services, insurance and reinsurance brokerage and human capital consulting group.

IMAS was responsible for planning and managing the entire transaction process, including the initial preparations, the marketing of the opportunity to prospective buyers through to the ultimate closing of the transaction. Our work included specific valuation advice, the managing of a comprehensive auction process and assisting in the detailed negotiations with the bidders, including Aon.