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Claritas Tax are delighted to have advised Ben Round, Group CFO, and the wider senior management team of Corstorphine & Wright on the acquisition of Lipton Plant Architects, which completed on Monday 30th January 2023.  

Corstorphine & Wright are an award-winning architectural practice with 11 studios across the UK. They design memorable places delivering outstanding schemes from breathing new life back into old structures, to forging and strengthening communities.

London based Lipton Plant Architects was founded back in 2002. With two decades in business and well over 500 completed projects to their name across the residential, commercial and community sectors, they established a strong reputation for creative design solutions firmly rooted in their contexts.

The Claritas Tax team was led by partner Iain Wright, and supported by Fiona Holloway, Katie Edwards, and Jack Moore.

Commenting on the deal, C&W’s Group FD Ben Round said: “Collaboration is at the heart of Corstorphine & Wright and that extends to our trusted partners who are critical to our continual expansion as a business. I am delighted to be welcoming LPA on board and thank Iain and the team at Claritas for their exceptional technical insight, clarity of advice and timeliness of their support.”

Iain Wright, Partner at Claritas comments: “It’s been an absolute pleasure working with Ben and his team throughout this process. I know that LPA joining the team at Corstorphine & Wright will only strengthen and accelerate their work of delivering high-quality architectural solutions. Congratulations to all involved and best of luck for the next stage.”

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