MBO and MBI services
IDAC Solutions Ltd
HWCF LLP is delighted to announce the successful management buyout of Datwyler UK from its £1 billion turnover, listed, Swiss parent Datwyler Holding Inc. The business, to be rebranded IDAC Solutions Limited, is based in Chandlers Ford and specialises in providing high quality cabling solutions, primarily for ICT networks and fire safety applications. The team at HW Corporate Finance led by partner David Lock worked closely with management to develop their business model, negotiate a deal with the vendor and raise a tailored funding package. Debt was raised through Russell Harker and Mark Hill of Lloyds Bank, who provided a suite of flexible funding.
HWCF LLP is pleased to announce the Management Buy-Out of GTK UK Ltd, a Basingstoke headquartered technology manufacturer. YFM Equity Partners, backed the deal, providing GTK with a funding structure to facilitate the exit of George Homes, the original founder, on his retirement, and support the management team’s future growth strategy. HW Corporate Finance, led by Partner Charles Whelan, provided Financial Due Diligence for YFM in this transaction
HWCF LLP is pleased to announce the £18 million management buyout of Tessella Ltd backed by Mobeus Equity Partners.
HW Corporate Finance partner Charles Whelan and his team conducted financial due diligence for Mobeus Equity Partners on Tessella Ltd, an Abingdon-based technology company, providing science-powered technology and consulting services to a range of national and international clients.
Mercia Partnership (UK) Limited
HW Corporate Finance provided lead advisory services on the MBO of Mercia Partnership (UK) Limited. The Company is based in Prescot and was established in 1998 to provide high quality training for people both in employment and not in employment in the North West of England. HW Corporate Finance provided valuation and structural guidance.
HW Corporate Finance provided lead advisory services to Nick Bradshaw on his Management Buy-out of Oakbase Limited. The Company is based in Chester and is a provider of marketing services in the specialism’s of design & production, media, PR and interactive. HW Corporate Finance negotiated the terms of the deal, introduced the provider of finance and structured the transaction.
HW Corporate Finance provided financial advice to Sovereign Capital for their MBO of 8 Solutions Limited. 8 Solutions is the UK’s market leading data-centre deep cleaning provider and is headquartered in Bolsover, Derbyshire. The business’ technicians test for and remove contaminants that become imbedded in server racks and within the data-centre environment, thereby minimising the risk of data-centre downtime for clients. HWCF’s role was to advise on the deal structure including the selection of the most appropriate debt provider and the optimisation of the institutional equity returns.
MBO of specialist design and engineering business
HW Corporate Finance has advised on the MBO of a leading national business in the specialist safety sector. HW Corporate Finance negotiated and structured the transaction which allowed the management team to take control of the business and to implement their own strategic growth plan. Our professionalism and skill secured a superb banking package for this deal and the company is now on a sound footing for further development.