Sudlows’s acquisition of Progressive Network Solutions, a provider of technical installation services


Gateley Plc has advised leading technical infrastructure specialist Sudlows on the acquisition of Progressive Network Solutions, a provider of technical installation services across the UK.

Sudlows is an award-winning technical infrastructure specialist with three core divisions; critical infrastructures, enterprise services and facilities management.

With over 50 years’ experience working with major organisations and blue chip clients across a range of sectors, Progressive’s executive management team will remain within the business and will assist in the development of Sudlows’ strategic growth plan.

This strategic acquisition strengthens Sudlows’ provision of infrastructure services and is part of their long-term strategy to augment growth through carefully selected acquisitions.

Gateley has advised Sudlows on the acquisition with a team led by Corporate partner Charles Glaskie (picture), assisted by Employment senior associate Fran Read, Tax legal director Richard Clitherow and Corporate solicitor Michael Rock.

The Corporate Finance team at CLB Coopers, with Simon Carruthers as lead advisor, provided financial due diligence on the acquisition to Sudlows.

Involved fees earner: Charles Glaskie – Gateley LLP; Michael Rock – Gateley LLP; Fran Read – Gateley LLP; Richard Clitherow – Gateley LLP;

Law Firms: Gateley LLP;

Clients: Financière Viasphère; Christian Lehr; Sudlows;