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Emprise announces Management Buy Out
The management team of Emprise Services Holdings, a leading support services provider, today announced their acquisition of the Emprise group from its existing shareholders with the support of LDC and RBS.
Emprise is a leading mid-market support services provider specialising in cleaning and security with an excellent track record of delivering high quality solutions. Emprise has a turnover of c£75 million and employs circa 5,000 people to deliver a range of integrated support services to clients on a national basis.
The management team includes Mark Beadle (CEO), Howard Sharp (finance director), Mark Langworthy (managing director for security), Matt Kuwertz (director of sales & marketing) and Bridget Hodgson (director of human resources).
Stephen Barrett, who founded the business some 28 years ago, will continue as a non-executive director.
LDC will continue as a minority shareholder. Bank funding has been provided by RBS.
“This is a very exciting time for the business,” said Mark Beadle (pictured), Emprise’s chief executive. “We have assembled a great management team and we are delighted to be driving together the group's next phase of growth.”
Simon Adcock, portfolio director at LDC said: “We look forward to working with Mark Beadle and his team and supporting them in their strategy to continue the growth and development of the business."
Emprise clients include: Derwent London, DTZ, Savills, BNP Paribas, MWB-Regus, Herbert Smith, Lambert Smith Hampton, British Library, Waitrose, John Lewis, Monsoon-Accessorize, David Lloyd Leisure, Virgin Active, Pure Gym, the Royal Albert Hall, the National Theatre, Ambassador Theatre Group, MTV, Royal Bank of Canada, Man Group, De Vere and Hilton Hotels.
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2nd July 2015