The ProPractices advisory team comprise a unique and highly capable skill set unrivalled within the Dental, Orthodontics  and  other clinical sectors in Wales and England.

Our professionally qualified team comprises a skill set which includes – chartered accountants, corporate finance & private equity deal making expertise complemented by an entrepreneurial drive and analytical skill-set required to originate and deliver successful transactions.

How We Can Help You

Advisory Services

We work with practice and business owners seeking to sell, grow, acquire or raise capital for businesses.

  • Practice sales
  • Practice valuations
  • Company sales and exits
  • Acquisitions and  Management buyouts/ buyins
  • Start-up and development capital
  • Strategic marketing analysis and expertise
  • Strategic and business planning

Sectorial Expertise

Dental

  • General Dental
  • Implant
  • Orthodontics
  • Dental Laboratories

Pharmacy

  • Community pharmacy
  • Independent operators

Vet

  • First opinion vets
  • Referral practices
  • Veterinary hospitals
  • Vet emergency care

Leadership Team

Our leadership team is headed up by two experienced Principal Directors Owen Sennitt and Hywel Loveluck.

consulting firm specialising in transactions, valuation and advisory in the medical, professions and technology sector

Owen Sennitt

Owen is a Chartered Accountant and very experienced private equity and corporate finance professional. After Deloitte, where he developed his specialisation, he was headhunted by the leading private equity business 3i becoming an Investment Director. After 2 years as a Director in Lloyds Bank Integrated Finance he now sits as Chair on 3 boards and provides corporate finance and advisory services to a range of ProPractices clients.

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consulting firm specialising in transactions, valuation and advisory in the medical, professions and technology sector

Hywel Loveluck

Hywel is an experienced business leader with a sound track record of founding, growing and selling a number of businesses. His formative training was gained at Grant Thornton; he subsequently held senior management positions at Virgin, Target, NCR and a leading UK Law firm. He has extensive medical sector expertise gained initially with a leading intermediary and sold his first Dental and Vet practice in 2009 and 2010 respectively.

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News /

Dental market update – for Buyers and Sellers

Since lockdown commenced over 10 weeks ago we at ProPractices  have been keeping in regular communication with a range of stakeholders in the Dental market to include banks, bank valuers, lawyers, independent practice owners and the larger Dental groups From a clinical and operational perspective the dominant issues seem to be: PPE availability and costs SOP  – defining, phasing in/ out, AGP’s Staff – furloughing, Associate rates/ status Impact of PPE and SOP on subsequent patient throughput and profitability The return to work process and protocols Despite the confusion around the aforementioned issues, somewhat surprisingly the market for dental practices has NOT been materially affected by the C-19 issues as explained below. Financial liquidity is vital for any functioning market… Read More

Exclusive private Cardiff Dental practice sold to local Dental entrepreneurs

Exclusive private Cardiff Dental practice sold to local Dental entrepreneurs Cedars Dental Practice Ltd in Llanishen, Cardiff has been acquired for an undisclosed sum by Dr Nitin Duggal and Dr Chris Truman. Nitin and Chris are old friend who met at Cardiff Dental School where  they graduated in 2009. Nitin owns The Dental Surgery in Grangetown Cardiff. Chris is an experienced Associate and has practised extensively in and around Cardiff. Cedars Dental Practice was established by Iain in 1994. Dr Manson qualified as a dentist in 1982 when he graduated from the University of Witwatersrand in South Africa. He obtained a Masters in Periodontology at the Cardiff Dental school in 1987. Said Iain Manson, previously Clinical Director and Owner of… Read More

Leading North Wales dental business sold to Anglesey Dentist

Deintyddfa Penlan Dental Care  has been acquired for an undisclosed sum by Elsbeth Iorwerth. Elsbeth, a Welsh speaker and farmers daughter from Anglesey is a graduate of Cardiff Dental School. Post qualification she initially practiced in Swansea before heading back home to North Wales a few years ago to practice and start a family with her husband Hywel, at their home in Caernarfon. Deintyddfa Penlan Dental Care was established by Eleri Griffith in 1995. Eleri also qualified from Cardiff Dental School. and Post qualification she practiced as a Dentist in Bangor. In 1995 she established a new private practice in Pwllheli and in 2004 Dr Griffith acquired the freehold, assets and goodwill of Penlan Dental Practice and following a refurbishment… Read More

Contact Us

ProPractices Advisory Ltd
Radnor House
Greenwood Close
Cardiff Gate Business Park
Cardiff
CF23 8AA

T: 0845 643 4793
E: info@propractices.co.uk