Trade Sale of Recresco to BA Glass Group

"The team delivered an excellent result for the shareholders, and we would highly recommend Isca Ventures to any business owners considering a sale of their business and we hold their team in the highest regard"

EOT Buyout at Prima Group

"We would highly recommend their partner team to others contemplating a management and employee buyout transaction."

MBO of Conibears

"Isca Ventures were instrumental in both putting this management buy-out together and delivering the transaction for all involved."

EOT Buyout at H&J Group Holdings

"All our stakeholders were delighted with the outcome of the EOT buyout transaction put forward by Isca Ventures"

MBO of Credit Reporting Group

"They have helped us with all of our corporate finance needs over the past eight years and we look forward to continuing to work with them as we enter our next chapter"

Trade sale of Multipanel to Grimco Inc

"The team delivered an excellent result for the shareholders as part of the company sale process"

Transactions

Buyout

EOT Buyout at Prima Group

EOT Buyout at Prima Group

EOT Buyout at Prima Group

Prima Group, the largest independently owned Cornish pasty maker, has been acquired by its management team and employees.

Buyout

MBO of Conibears

MBO of Conibears

MBO of Conibears

Conibears, a nationwide supplier of product to the residential house building and agricultural sectors, has been acquired by its management team.

Buyout

EOT Buyout at H&J Group Holdings

EOT Buyout at H&J Group Holdings

EOT Buyout at H&J Group Holdings

H&J Group Holdings, encompassing Harrington & Byrne and The Jubilee Mint, has been acquired by its management team and employees.

Company Sale

Trade sale of Multipanel to Grimco Inc

Trade sale of Multipanel to Grimco Inc

Trade sale of Multipanel to Grimco Inc

Multipanel, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of aluminium composite panels for the sign and printing industries, has been acquired by US-based Grimco Inc.

Buyout

MBO of Credit Reporting Group

MBO of Credit Reporting Group

MBO of Credit Reporting Group

Credit Reporting Group, which operates credit comparison websites in the UK and abroad, has been acquired in full by its management team.

Company Sale

Trade sale of EWS to Camel

Trade sale of EWS to Camel

Trade sale of EWS to Camel

EWS, a specialist glass and frame supplier, has been acquired by fellow glass and frame supplier Camel Glass.

Company Sale

Trade Sale of Granted to Catax

Trade Sale of Granted to Catax

Trade Sale of Granted to Catax

Granted, leading UK-based grant funding and consultancy firm, has been acquired by Catax, part of US-based Ryan International.

Buyout

MBO of Fargo Systems

MBO of Fargo Systems

MBO of Fargo Systems

Fargo Systems, the UK’s leading software provider to the international transport industry, has been acquired by the management team.

Company Sale

Trade sale of Blenheims to FirstPort

Trade sale of Blenheims to FirstPort

Trade sale of Blenheims to FirstPort

Blenheims and Campions, property management specialists offering block and estate management services for residential premises, have been acquired by FirstPort.

Buyout

MBO of iOutlet

MBO of iOutlet

MBO of iOutlet

iOutlet, one of the UK’s largest technology resellers, has been purchased by its management team, with funding provided by Santander Growth Capital.

Fundraising

Prima acquires Cornish Premier

Prima acquires Cornish Premier

Prima acquires Cornish Premier

Both companies are producers of Cornish pasties and other baked goods and the transaction creates one of the largest independently owned pasty producers in the UK.

Buyout

Buy-out of Credit Reporting Group

Buy-out of Credit Reporting Group

Buy-out of Credit Reporting Group

Credit Reporting Group, which operates credit comparison websites in the UK and abroad, has been acquired in full by its management team.

Buyout

MBO of Synertec

MBO of Synertec

MBO of Synertec

Synertec Limited, a leading document management company, has been acquired by a company that was formed by its management team.

Company Sale

Trade sale of TLM to MADIC Group

Trade sale of TLM to MADIC Group

Trade sale of TLM to MADIC Group

French-based MADIC Group has purchased UK-based TLM, provider of intelligent retail technologies for the fuel and convenience sectors.

Buyout

MBO of Bradleys Group

MBO of Bradleys Group

MBO of Bradleys Group

Bradleys Group, the largest independent estate and letting agency in the SouthWest, has undertaken a management buy-in, backed by Natwest Structured Finance.

Buyout

MBO of Timoleon

MBO of Timoleon

MBO of Timoleon

Timoleon, one of the UK’s leading manufacturers and suppliers of underfloor heating has completed a management buy-out and acquisition.

Buyout

MBO of TLH Resort

MBO of TLH Resort

MBO of TLH Resort

Management buy-out of TLH Resort, one of the UK’s leading specialist resort hotel groups, backed by Connection Capital and Santander

Buyout

MBO of Dartington Crystal

MBO of Dartington Crystal

MBO of Dartington Crystal

Dartington Crystal, one of the best known crystal and glass brands in the UK and internationally, has undertaken a management buy-out, backed by Barclays.

Company Sale

Trade sale of SEAMS to Arcadis NV

Trade sale of SEAMS to Arcadis NV

Trade sale of SEAMS to Arcadis NV

Amersterdam-based Arcadis has achieved further growth with its digital and data expertise with the acquisition of UK-based software and analytics firm, SEAMS.

Deal Initiation

Banner acquires Monkhouse

Banner acquires Monkhouse

Banner acquires Monkhouse

Isca Ventures has advised Monkhouse, one of the largest independent schoolwear retailers in the UK and part of Banner Group, on its acquisition of Early Years Schoolwear.

Company Sale

Harper Collins acquires Toptrack Learning

Harper Collins acquires Toptrack Learning

Harper Collins acquires Toptrack Learning

US-based Harper Collins has acquired Toptrack Learning, an education technology company with applications used in over 1,200 schools and institutions in the UK and overseas.

Buyout

Management buy-out of TJ International Limited

Management buy-out of TJ International Limited

Management buy-out of TJ International Limited

TJ International Limited, one of the UK’s largest known independent manufacturers of quality books, has completed a management buy-out led by Andy Watts.

Deal Initiation

LDC back MBO of ENSEK

LDC back MBO of ENSEK

LDC back MBO of ENSEK

LDC has backed the management buyout of ENSEK, a leading software supplier to UK energy providers. The transaction enables an exit for MTLS Ventures.

Fundraising

MBO of Nu-Heat

MBO of Nu-Heat

MBO of Nu-Heat

Nu-Heat, the UK’s leading supplier of underfloor heating and renewables systems, has secured investment from new shareholders as part of plans for continued growth.

Buyout

MBO of MJ Stevens

MBO of MJ Stevens

MBO of MJ Stevens

Management buy-out of MJ Stevens Limited, the largest provider of dry-lining, carpentry, painting and tiling services to the house-building sector in the Southwest.

Buyout

Secondary buy-out of Credit Reporting Group

Secondary buy-out of Credit Reporting Group

Secondary buy-out of Credit Reporting Group

Credit Reporting Agency, which manages international credit reporting and comparison websites, has undertaken a secondary buy-out and raised growth funding.

Fundraising

Clearvac International has acquired Fords

Clearvac International has acquired Fords

Clearvac International has acquired Fords

Clearvac International, a group providing services to the cruise ship, oil and gas and superyacht markets, has acquired the plumbing and electrical business of Fords Group.

Buyout

LDC Back MBO of ADEY

LDC Back MBO of ADEY

LDC Back MBO of ADEY

ADEY, Europe’s largest water treatment manufacturer serving the domestic and commercial heating sector, has completed at £125m MBO, backed by LDC.

Buyout

MBO of XYZ Machine Tools

MBO of XYZ Machine Tools

MBO of XYZ Machine Tools

XYZ Machine Tools Ltd has returned to local ownership following a management buy-out from its US-based parent company.

Buyout

MBO of Pathfinder Park Homes

MBO of Pathfinder Park Homes

MBO of Pathfinder Park Homes

Pathfinder, one of the leading park home and holiday lodge manufacturers in the UK, has completed an MBO.

Company Sale

Trade Sale of Pipex to NOV Inc

Trade Sale of Pipex to NOV Inc

Trade Sale of Pipex to NOV Inc

Trade sale of Pipex px, a leading designer, supplier and manufacturer of advanced FRP composite and thermoplastic products, to US-based National Oilwell Varco Inc.

Fundraising

Growth Funding and Buy-Out for Tushingham

Growth Funding and Buy-Out for Tushingham

Growth Funding and Buy-Out for Tushingham

Tushingham Sails Limited, which owns the world leading inflatable Stand Up Paddleboarding (“SUP”) brand Red Paddle Co, has undertaken an MBO, backed by Mobeus Private Equity.

Fundraising

Vysiion Secures BGF Investment

Vysiion Secures BGF Investment

Vysiion Secures BGF Investment

Vysiion, a leading UK Communications infrastructure and outsourced IT service provider, has received a investment from BGF to support its growth strategy and acquisitions.

Buyout

£20m MBO of MK Test Systems

£20m MBO of MK Test Systems

£20m MBO of MK Test Systems

Synova Capital has backed a £20m buyout of MK Test, a provider of electrical test products to the aerospace, rail, and oil and gas industries.

Fundraising

Cloud Direct secures growth funding

Cloud Direct secures growth funding

Cloud Direct secures growth funding

Cloud Direct, a cloud services provider, has secured growth funding to accelerate its growth strategy and develop its cloud automation platform.

Buyout

MBO of James Tobias

MBO of James Tobias

MBO of James Tobias

Altitude Partners, a regional investment fund, has supported the Management Buy Out of James Tobias, the UK’s leading provider of premium storage wall solutions for offices.

Buyout

MBO of £43m Gelpack

MBO of £43m Gelpack

MBO of £43m Gelpack

Gelpack, one of the UK’s largest extruders of flexible polyethylene packaging products, has completed a merger and MBO.

Buyout

MBO of Devondale

MBO of Devondale

MBO of Devondale

Devondale, one of the region’s largest electrical wholesaling groups, has completed an MBO.

Buyout

MBO of Woods Group

MBO of Woods Group

MBO of Woods Group

Woods, a specialist charity software services provider, has secured growth funding from Concertare Partners.

Fundraising

Sub-10 secures Business Growth Fund backing

Sub-10 secures Business Growth Fund backing

Sub-10 secures Business Growth Fund backing

Sub10 Systems, a specialist designer, developer and vendor of class-leading millimeter wave wireless solutions for mobile telecoms, has secured investment from the Business Growth Fund.

Company Sale

Trade sale of Persides to ERA Technology

Trade sale of Persides to ERA Technology

Trade sale of Persides to ERA Technology

Trade sale of Persides, a business providing engineering services and management support to the Defence and Energy sectors, to ERA Technology, a company owned by edif Group.

Buyout

£12m MBO of Gro Group

£12m MBO of Gro Group

£12m MBO of Gro Group

Gro Group, a global provider of “safe sleep solution products” for babies and young children, has undertaken a £12m MBO, backed by Mobeus Equity Partners.

Buyout

Secondary MBO of DWM

Secondary MBO of DWM

Secondary MBO of DWM

Devon Waste Management has secured a funding package to facilitate the delivery of the company’s growth plans and enable the previous majority shareholder to exit the group.

Fundraising

Atlas secures funding package from Santander

Atlas secures funding package from Santander

Atlas secures funding package from Santander

Atlas , manufacturer of corrugated packaging for a number of sectors, including food, furniture, pharmaceutical, cosmetics, mail order and automotive, has secured growth funding.