The construction is being driven by changes in society, a need to be less impactful which at the same time meeting the needs of a technological world. Market participants encompass a broad range of businesses involved developing and building hotels, commercial and residential property.
With the industry being increasingly impacted by legislation and sustainability-focused investors governments and businesses are increasingly focused on the journey to net zero and improving the sustainability of their operations, including their buildings and infrastructure. This has led to a growing demand for sustainable construction practices and materials, such as green buildings, renewable energy systems, and recycled building materials.
Firms that demonstrate these requirements, as well as a broad customer base, a niche market or strong market position, continue to attract quality buyers and funding.
Sale of Soak&Sleep to US-based Malouf
Debt Advisory for Plastico
Fundraise for iMist
Assisting Casa Cuervo on their purchase of Irish whiskey distillery, Bushmills, for $760m from Diageo
MBO of GTK, a semiconductor business, backed by Yorkshire Fund Managers
Vendor initiated MBO funded by Lloyds Bank Plc
Debt advisory and sale to management of leading retail packaging business
Growth capital provided for green building materials business by Octopus Ventures and Clydesdale Growth fund
New Zealand’s first take private fund by Logan and GE.
Series of bolt-on acquisition for Graphite PE, backed by Micheldever Tyre Services
Sale of platform lift business, Gartec, to Sweden-based Aritco Lift AB
Assisting shareholders in renegotiation of debt facilities
Sale of eDrive to US Tech Buyer
Disposal to ingredients business, Atlantic Foods
Advising management on their MBO of flow meter business
Corporate finance advice for this specialist VW camper vehicle business, an early adopter of online sales
Capital raising from Nigel Wray into this branded consumer products business
Advising Altitude Partners on their investment into this specialist manufacturing business
Accelerated disposal of South Coast steel buildings manufacturer
Supporting management in raising capital for a local community solar farm
Debt Advisory to buy out minority shareholders