M&A Case Studies
TEW EngineeringBusiness activity Engineering solutions Client comment “Selling up was part of a five-year plan”
S P ShutlerBusiness activity Environmental Health Consultancy Acquired by ALcontrol Laboratories, UK Client comment "Your company needs to be ready...but so does the market"
Sportsafe UKBusiness activity Sports manufacturer Acquired by ABEO Client comment “I love growth. I didn't want to hold back the business"
Nyquist SolutionsBusiness activity Product design company, specialising in automotive diagnostics Acquired by Bartec Client comment “As a business owner, you just get a feeling… It was time to sell.”
TCL TransportBusiness activity Milk tanker hire Acquired by Turner & Co (UK) Client comment “Getting fired was the best thing that ever happened to us.”
Pitlivie Holdings/ MacIntyre Chocolate SystemsBusiness activity Manufacturer of equipment primarily to the chocolate and confectionery industry Acquired by Probat Client comment “I’m a good salesman. I reckon I could sell most things to anybody, but selling a company is a different matter…”
WescoBusiness activity Designer and manufacturer of character gadgets and gifts Acquired by Zeon Client comment “We were shocked how many potential buyers BCMS found…”
The Preactor GroupBusiness activity Planning and scheduling software solutions for manufacturing and service industries Acquired by Siemens AG Client comment “The BCMS process was very structured, and we felt in good hands."
Recommended HotelsBusiness activity Outsourced sales and marketing solutions for hotels, apartments and venues Acquired by Cultuzz Digital Media GmbH Client comment “We became a 24/7 operation and it was intense.”
Action PumpsBusiness activity Leading supplier of water pump systems Acquired by Tricel Client comment “BCMS shielded us from making silly mistakes…”
Rockett InteractiveBusiness activity Digital marketing agency Acquired by iProspect, a Dentsu Aegis company Client comment “We were just exhausted maintaining the pace…”
Precise Component Manufacture LtdBusiness activity Producer of precision engineering components and assemblies Acquired by Blauvelt Capital Partners Client comment “The competition BCMS creates gets you the deal.”
Rainbow Dust ColoursBusiness activity Decoration glitters and colour edibles for cake-decorating Acquired by Real Good Food plc Client comment “Running such a strong business was beyond our comfort zone."
Kent Social Care ProfessionalsBusiness activity Healthcare recruitment Acquired by City & County Healthcare Group Client comment “We were winning more contracts than ever before…”
IntrinsysBusiness activity Specialist provider of PLM software and support services Acquired by Addnode Group Client comment “You can’t possibly know who is best suited to buy your business!”
PCM HealthcareBusiness activity Medical communications Acquired by Cogora (UK) Client comment “Doctors told me I might not walk again… that was the tipping point”
Xceed GroupBusiness activity Technology consultancy Acquired by Wavestone SA Client comment “The plan was to grow a business and sell a business."
Compass Computer ConsultantsBusiness activity Computer related services and consulting Acquired by Advanced Computer Software Client comment “We were very impressed with BCMS – they had seen it and done it all before, which was invaluable.”
Droitwich PharmacyBusiness activity Pharmacy Acquired by MSA Global Holdings Client comment “It was time for a change, and I was getting fed up.”
Tickford Powertrain TestBusiness activity Vehicle engine testing company Acquired by Intertek Testing & Certification Client comment “We had reached a point where we needed a fresh impetus in the business...”
The Consultancy CompanyBusiness activity Management consultancy Acquired by Private Investor Client comment “I set up with the intention to sell one day.”
Prior DieselBusiness activity Global leaders in diesel driven power solutions Acquired by Suretank Group Client comment “The fact that BCMS didn’t put a price on the business was important to us; it had great appeal.”
Sublime ScienceBusiness activity Science party provider Acquired by Hyphen Capital Client comment “I hugely underestimated what is involved in selling a business."
EcuTek Technologies LtdBusiness activity Automotive - vehicle tuning technology Acquired by AMEI Holdings, Inc (Autometer Products, Inc and COBB Tuning Products, LLC), backed by Promus Equity Partners (Chicago) Client comment “We didn’t really know how far the business would go, but the software started selling like hot cakes."
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