Tom Gladstone

Senior Leadership

Tom works with clients in the Retail sector and leads OC&C’s Private Equity practice.

He has substantial experience in strategy development, proposition improvement and supplier management – and a particular specialism in pricing optimisation on which he has advised a wide range of retailers. Tom also leads OC&C’s Private Equity practice, having advised on over 50 transactions in the last 6 years supporting buy-side diligence, vendor due diligence and IPO processes across multiple countries.

Education & Prior Experience

  • DPhil (Materials Science), Oxford University 
  • MA in Natural Science, Cambridge University

Related publications

wtorek, 16 lutego 2021

Private Equity & Transactions 2020

While 2020 was a turbulent year for the world, private equity activity remained very resilient – with the strong slowdown in activity in Q2 as the COVID pandemic hit followed by an equally strong step-up in activity in the second half of the year

czwartek, 9 lutego 2017

Happy Click-mas

Overall retail LFLs were up by 1.0% in Christmas 2016 (as measured by the BRC average) — after 4 years of broadly flat LFL growth

piątek, 5 lutego 2016

Damp spirits?

Overall retail like-for-likes were broadly flat in Christmas 2015, continuing the trend of the previous 3 years

środa, 28 stycznia 2015

Flat out or out flat?

The UK economic recovery may be continuing (and wages finally growing faster than inflation), but from a retail Christmas trading perspective progress was uneven

środa, 12 grudnia 2012

Christmas cheer?

Christmas trading results this year generated some positive headlines suggesting better than expected performance – but the actual like-for-like out-turn for UK retail was negative

środa, 22 sierpnia 2012

Top of the shops

The OC&C Proposition Index is a major piece of consumer research conducted annually, measuring shopper perception of the strength of different retail propositions

wtorek, 8 listopada 2011

The good, the bad, and the ugly

The Christmas trading period this year may not have been a total wipeout, but it was a big disappointment for many retailers. And the stores sector is not out of the woods yet

niedziela, 2 stycznia 2011

Cause for celebration?

To their relief, most retailers pulled off a good Christmas after a fraught year. As the festive trading season nears its end, Lisa Berwin examines the key findings from OC&C’s Christmas Trading Index

wtorek, 9 grudnia 2008

Xmas wrapped up

The frantic festive season is over and many retailers are breathing a sigh of relief. Charlotte Hardie examines the key themes in what has been a nerve-wracking few weeks with the help of OC&C’s Christmas Trading Index

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