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03 Dec 2020

Stephenson Harwood advises Civica on Equiniti HR Solutions acquisition


Law firm Stephenson Harwood LLP has advised Civica, a private equity backed business, on its acquisition of Equiniti HR Solutions, a payroll specialist.

Civica is a global business specialising in software for public services, and is backed by private equity fund Partners Group. This acquisition will strengthen Civica’s existing integrated HR capabilities, as well as complement the business’ workforce management solutions.

Belfast-based Equiniti HR Solutions provides payroll solutions to a range of markets. The company’s existing clients include Camden & Islington NHS Trust, South Warwickshire NHS Foundation Trust, the Met Office and Scottish Parliament.

The Stephenson Harwood team was led by private equity partner Malcolm MacDougall, with support from senior associate Lucy Thorpe and associate Dafni Loizou.



Malcolm MacDougall

Malcolm MacDougall

T:  +44 20 7809 2625 M:  Email Malcolm | Vcard Office:  London

Lucy Thorpe

Lucy Thorpe
Senior associate

T:  +44 20 7809 2299 M:  +44 7702 152 777 Email Lucy | Vcard Office:  London

Dafni Loizou

Dafni Loizou

T:  +44 20 7809 2834 M:  +44 7587 051 664 Email Dafni | Vcard Office:  London


Rose Russell
Communications and PR executive

T: +44 20 7809 2961 
Email Rose