Each month, we will be providing you with the opportunity to get to know our Patrons a little better.

Patrons are a group of individuals and companies united by a determination to give young people in Manchester somewhere to go, something to do and someone to talk to. Patrons form part of an exclusive group who share the vision to transform the lives of thousands of young people in Manchester.

This month, we want to introduce you to Houlihan Lokey.


What is Houlihan Lokey ?

Houlihan Lokey is a global investment bank with expertise in mergers and acquisitions, capital markets, financial restructuring, and financial and valuation advisory.

Founded in 1972, the firm now employs more than 2,600 people worldwide.

The firm serves corporations, institutions, and governments worldwide with offices in the United States, Europe, the Middle East, and the Asia-Pacific region. Its Head Quarters are in Los Angeles, California!

Houlihan Lokey has been named the No. 1 investment bank in its class for the past 10 years, with expertise in a wide array of strategic advisory services.

How do they support HideOut Youth Zone?

Houlihan Lokey has supported HideOut Youth Zone through various events, challenges and activities.

This year they have already held a Darts Tournament at Flight Club and raised an amazing £5,000!

These funds will provide young people with a safe and inclusive space where they can find the opportunities they deserve.

The Houlihan Lokey team will also be running the Great Manchester Run in May to raise extra funds for HideOut members.

Adrian Reed, Managing Director of Houlihan Lokey:

“We are looking forward to working more closely together this year and have lots of exciting plans in the pipeline, including fundraising sports events with HideOut members and a podcast as part of our ‘What Manchester Taught Me’ series.”

Find out more: hl.com