Roy is a Chartered Accountant and a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia. Roy was a member of the senior management team that developed the Columbia Group that was listed on the Johannesburg stock exchange in 1986. His main responsibility as a director and shareholder of that company was the development of its management consulting, training and business brokering divisions during which he consulted in the sale and purchase of companies.

After obtaining his business agent license in Australia, Roy co-founded Core Business Brokers with Peter Golding some 17 years ago, and has been successful in the sales of many varied businesses since then including manufacturing, wholesale distribution,service industries, retail, franchises and food. Roy specialises in business sales in the price bracket between $500,000 and $10,000,000. Personal references are available on request. Both Principals relish the opportunity of working together with business owners to provide them with professional service and regular feedback.

Locations Serviced
Sydney NSW

Food Hospitality Franchise Import Export Wholesale

Languages Spoken

Licensed to Operate in

Published Articles

Planning Your Exit Strategy

Planning Your Exit Strategy

Roy Levy27 October 2022

Planning your exit strategy, otherwise referred to as your ‘succession plan’ can seem like a daunting task. However, it is an important factor that should be planned well, before the need arises.  Think of an exit strategy like any other impo... Read More » 2 min read

How to Perform Due Dilligence in a Business Sale

How to Perform Due Dilligence in a Business Sale

Roy Levy24 November 2021

If you’re considering buying a business, you may have heard the term ‘due diligence being thrown around in conversation. You may have heard of the term in the world outside of business sales too – because due diligence is a common term for... Read More » 2 min read

Business Sale Success During COVID-19

Business Sale Success During COVID-19

Roy Levy24 September 2021

Many business owners are cautious about selling their business during the ongoing global pandemic. With lockdowns and restrictions changing the way businesses operate (with many not operating at all!), it can be a difficult time to sell depending on your indus... Read More » 2 min read

Adding Value to Your Business Before it's Time to Sell

Adding Value to Your Business Before it's Time to Sell

Roy Levy2 August 2021

When it comes time to sell your business, it is important to present it to potential buyers in the best possible light. This doesn’t mean just looking good on the outside, your business should be profitable and functioning well to appeal to prospective... Read More » 3 min read

Successful Business sale during period of Covid-19 uncertainty

Successful Business sale during period of Covid-19 uncertain...

Roy Levy14 June 2021

During the period March 2020 to Dec 2020 as expected, it was extremely challenging to sell a business as most Buyers were extremely alert to the risk of the targeted business being adversely affected by the Covid pandemic. Buyers always look at the financial... Read More » 2 min read

Valuations In A Covid-Era

Valuations In A Covid-Era

Roy Levy11 April 2021

For business owners wanting to sell and people wanting to buy a business, finding common ground when it comes to business value and fair sale price during the Covid-19 Pandemic is a complicated and challenging process. All of a sudden, 2020 has thrown us a... Read More » 3 min read

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