Welcome to Cogency Chemical Consultants

Strategic and commercial advice on international chemical sector transactions

Cogency Chemical Consultants is a specialist advisor offering insightful analysis of key issues likely to affect the success of M&A deals in the chemicals and related industries. We provide a bespoke service for potential acquirers of chemicals and materials sector companies, based on:

  • Extensive strategic, commercial, technical and operational knowledge and understanding of many sub-sectors in the chemicals and materials sectors,
  • Thorough understanding of the acquisition process and the factors that drive successful deals, both for financial investors and companies (‘strategic or trade buyers’),
  • Wide and current network connections,
  • Strategic insight.

Our client base initially comprised private equity houses, but today includes:

  • other financial stakeholders, including major lenders, investment banks, and corporate finance
  • management teams and companies seeking specialist advice and expertise in relation to industrial acquisitions
  • strategic/trade buyers – chemical sector companies wishing to make aqcuisitions.


Cogency’s principals have over 100 years experience in the chemical and investment industries.


Insightful analysis, exclusively in the chemical and related industries, focusing on the key issues specific to each transaction.


We work on global,  regional and national deals, for large and small private equity investors, financial stakeholders and chemical corporates in small, mid and large cap markets.


Fast effective analysis on the basis of strong methodology combined with a deep market understanding.