PKF Smith Cooper


PKF Smith Cooper is a professional services firm specialising in the self storage sector.  The firm supports clients on company disposals, acquisitions, management buy-outs and all types of growth finance. It has developed a bespoke database of self storage operators in the UK and holds regular conversations with consolidators within the industry (UK and overseas). SCCF has also developed its own database of private equity and debt funds.  SCCF can support self storage assets nationally and are able to transact internationally.  During the last three years the team has completed over 100 transactions across a range of sectors.  The wider Smith Cooper firm is able to support on accounting and taxation matters including due diligence, capital allowances and capital gains tax/ business asset disposal relief.     

Darren Hodson, partner at PKF Smith Cooper comments “The UK Self Storage sector is a very exciting space, with significant room for organic growth.  Being a fragmented market this also means it ripe for consolidation with many participants seeking to develop a nationwide UK footprint."