Severnaya Group provides independent M&A, management consultancy and business development advice in the marketing, technology and aviation sectors.

We are specialists in cross-border transactions, giving clients unparalleled access to global markets.

We are passionate about the dynamic sectors we work in, and about bringing deep industry insight to all the projects we work on. We develop long-term relationships with our clients, which are based on trust and integrity. We are proud of the senior level attention, energy and drive we bring to all our relationships, and our relentless determination to deliver the best possible results.

Our commitment to our clients is to bring to bear our industry knowledge, international network, creative approach and attention to detail to deliver outstanding results.

Above all we seek to produce better outcomes for business, without losing sight of the importance of the teams that make corporations successful





Our knowhow spans all areas of technology including enterprise software, advertising and marketing technology, digital media, IT services, security software and fintech.

Our focus reflects the dynamic transformation of the sector in recent years, covering all areas of marketing including content, digital, search, social, data, analytics, mobile and programmatic media.

Our expertise is called upon for corporate restructuring and recovery operations, management consulting, process optimisation, and a host of other jobs that offer support to aviation companies.




Simon Bowthorpe, FRSA, IM&A


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“A lifelong “glopat”, Simon has been in corporate leadership roles for the past twenty-five years.


He has lived and worked across EMEA and the Americas.


After a long and successful career in advertising and media, he founded Severnaya Group to bring strategic thinking and knowhow to companies who are looking for investors or want to go public via an IPO; looking for international growth possibilities or new revenue streams; wishing to sell their business or enact succession planning; acquire Board level talent and connect with key corporate decision makers.


His strengths are governance and compliance, corporate finance, mergers & acquisitions, business development, turnarounds and restructuring.


Old Etonian, BBA in International Business & Banking from Schiller International University, MS Digital Marketing from IIMN, Certificate in Venture Capital and Private Equity from Bocconi University, IM&A - International Mergers & Acquisitions Charterholder.


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If you would like to have an informal conversation about how we work, or simply to discuss the next stage of your company’s development, please contact Simon

10 Georgiou Gennadiou Street, Agathangelos Court, Office 202, 3041  Limassol Cyprus

+357 250 250 34