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.
We are pleased to announce that WestBridge Capital has been awarded an Acquisition International M&A Award.
The 'TMT Sector Private Equity House of the Year Award' recognises the achievements and outstanding work of those involved in seeing a deal through to completion, and confirms WestBridge Capital as an established lower middle market private equity investor.
Vista Retail Support has announced that its senior management team has completed a management buyout of the business, with the support of private equity house WestBridge Capital. The secondary buyout was valued at £12.3 million.
TWO companies supported by private equity house WestBridge Capital have been recognised in the BVCA Management Team Awards 2014.
Barnstaple-based Aero Stanrew won the award for best Middle Market Private Equity-backed Management Team of the Year and is now in contention for a national award which will be announced in June.