Comhar Capital’s £4.25 Million Minority Stake Acquisition In The Lakes Distillery

RPC advised Comhar Capital on the £4.25 million investment in The Lakes Distillery. Comhar Capital’s investment in The Lakes Distillery will support the company’s ongoing capital investment programme and continued growth in maturing whisky stocks as the business begins to develop internationally. The Lakes Distillery is a Cumbrian-based whisky distiller. Comhar Capital is a company […]

Growthpoint Investec African Properties’ Acquisition Of The RMB Westport Real Estate Development Fund

Charles Russell Speechlys has advised Growthpoint Investec African Properties on its acquisition of RMB Westport Real Estate Development Fund. RMB Westport holds a portfolio of 9 commercial real estate assets across Sub-Saharan Africa (comprising properties in Ghana, Nigeria and Angola). This is the third acquisition by GIAP (originally established as a joint venture between Growthpoint […]

JET Retail UK’s Three New Acquisitions

Burges Salmon advised Phillips 66 on three acquisitions for JET Retail UK. JET Retail UK Limited, a UK subsidiary of Houston-based energy and manufacturing company Phillips 66, took ownership of four petrol forecourts in the north of England with the acquisition of Harrogate Investments Limited and its operating company, Kenworth Limited, in December. The two […]

FDH’s Acquisition Of Aerospheres UK Ltd

Irwin Mitchell advised Acorn Growth Companies on the transaction. The deal has seen Aerospheres UK Ltd, a portfolio business of Acorn Growth Companies, being acquired by US-based firm, FDH. Based in Harrow, Aerospheres is a value-added distributor of aerospace aftermarket chemicals, composites and other consumable materials for maintenance applications and MRO service providers. FDH is […]

Reconomy Group’s Acquisition Of ACM Environmental

Irwin Mitchell’s Corporate Team advised Reconomy on its acquisition of ACM Environmental. Following four acquisitions last year, this transaction marks the next step in Reconomy’s ambitious growth plans. By continuing to combine strategic acquisition and organic business growth, the Reconomy Group’s combined revenue for the end of 2019 surpassed £330m on a pro-forma basis. The […]