Last year we supported a secondary buyout at Vista Retail Support. Just eighteen months on, the company which supports technology equipment in the retail, leisure and hospitality sectors, has delivered record revenue of over £15 million.
Aero Stanrew, one of our portfolio companies, attracted a lot of media attention recently following a visit by Nick Boles, Minister for Skills and Equalities.
You can read about his visit and views on Aero Stanrew – including how he took a selfie - on these links:
PRIVATE equity house WestBridge Capital has completed its first exit from the WestBridge SME Fund, releasing its 34 per cent stake in software company Kallidus Holdings Limited (formerly e2train) via a secondary buyout to FF&P Private Equity.
One of our portfolio companies, Aero Stanrew, has been named the South West winner of the GREAT Faces of British Business competition, run by the Business is GREAT Britain campaign, in association with BT Business.
Guy Davies is managing partner of WestBridge Capital, a private equity house that invests in established, profitable and fast growing UK SMEs. He explains what he looks for in a company wanting to secure funding
On Tuesday 7 October the Lord-Lieutenant of Devon, Sir Eric Dancer KCVO CBE JP, visited Barnstaple based Aero Stanrew Limited to formally present the Queen’s Award for Enterprise – International Trade and to officially open an additional manufacturing facility.
The award was announced in April in recognition of the company’s success in growing export sales, especially in India, China and North America.
Independent IT services company Vista Retail Support has won the Deal of the Year award at the Insider Wales Dealmakers Awards, hosted at Cardiff City Hall.
The £12.3 million management buyout of the Cardiff-based business was successfully completed in May. The highly complex deal allowed the current senior management team, led by managing director Vince Haffenden, technical services director James…
THE management team at Oxford company bChannels Limited has completed an equity backed buyout of the business.
Led by CEO Matt Rowland-Jones, the four-strong team has acquired a majority stake in the company following a £5 million secondary buyout from RCapital.