February 16, 2023



    Calling all Microsoft Partner business owners! While selling your business may have been your goal from Day One, most entrepreneurs have NO experience of what to do when it's time to sell the very thing they've spent years creating. 

    In this webinar, Chris Hodgson and Paul Shannon, co-CEOs of OBT Advisory (and 10-year veterans of the Microsoft Partner giant, ANS) join Kim Simmonds to pull back the curtain on preparing your business for successful exit.

    Find out what you need to do to impress your investors, and how to get the valuation you've been dreaming of...

    Meet your speakers

    • Kim Simmonds, CEO & Founder, Law 365

      Law 365 is a specialised commercial and employment law firm that exclusively serves Microsoft Partners.

      Kim established the company in 2014 to make a difference to the way Microsoft Partner businesses work with lawyers. Law 365 redefines the modern law firm by partnering with clients long term on monthly subscription model that covers all their legal needs.

    • Chris Hodgson, CO CEO & Founder, OBT Advisory

      Chris has worked in the technology industry for over 20 years, leading high performing managed and professional services teams.

      Under his watch, ANS gained and maintained the highest standards of industry recognition through the Azure Expert MSP program, AWS MSP and Cisco MSP.

      Chris is passionate about development and was instrumental in the creation of an award-winning technical academy.

      Experienced in M&A and exit events, he specialises in integration and focuses on the important role culture has to play within a successful business.

    • Paul Shannon, CO CEO & Founder, OBT Advisory

      With over 25 years industry experience, Paul’s career in tech has spanned from technical consultant, to managed services director, COO and CEO of £40m EBITDA giant, ANS.

      He thrives within fast paced, high growth, strategic businesses and specialises in M&A and exit events. A well-known industry leader, Paul was the recipient of CRN’s Industry Achievement award and is a frequent speaker and panellist at industry events.

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