Who are Hilton Smythe?

We are a leading business transfer agent and broker based in Bolton, Greater Manchester.

Hilton Smythe specialises in nationwide property services to commercial clients. With a plethora of experience when it comes to buying or selling your business, we are best placed to advise you on the purchase or sale of your business.


Established in 2011, the company has grown at a rapid rate and now has over 55 staff with further plans to recruit more as the business goes from strength to strength.


Unlike many of our competitors, we believe in a forward thinking, innovative approach. We believe that each of our clients should receive the very highest levels of service, combined with unrivaled support and advice resulting in the prompt, effortless purchase or sale of your business.


But we're not all work no play- Hilton Smythe are proud to support the Royal Manchester Children's Hospital Charity and are Patrons of the Bolton Lads and Girls Club. We regularly hold various fundraising days throughout the year to help generate as much needed revenue for the charities as possible.

Who are the people behind the magic? 

Gareth Smyth
Group Managing Director


Phil Maguire

Group Finance Director 


Craig Graham
Group Operations Director


If you are considering the sale of your property or business, call these friendly specialists today on 01204 556 300 for a discreet, no obligation discussion with one of our representatives.


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