Generac Holdings Inc.’s Acquisition Of Deep Sea Electronics From Caledonia Investments plc

Taylor Wessing advised Caledonia Investments plc on the deal.

Caledonia Investments plc sold its portfolio company Deep Sea Electronics (DSE) to Generac Holdings Inc. 

Caledonia is a self-managed investment trust company listed on the London Stock Exchange, and the proceeds of this transaction will be held on deposit for future investment.

DSE is a leading provider of backup power control systems and it has grown strongly since acquisition, having secured a larger share of core target markets. 

The team was led by partners Ed Waldron (Picture) and Jonny Bethell, with support from associate Sarah Wallace and trainee Alex Stones in the Private Equity team. Additional advice was provided by partners Helen Farr and Martin Yells, senior associate Harriet Revington, associates Anna Dugoni and Ruth Moffett, and consultant Richard Carson. 

Involved fees earner: Jonny Bethell – Taylor Wessing; Anna Dugoni – Taylor Wessing; Helen Farr – Taylor Wessing; Ruth Moffett – Taylor Wessing; Harriet Revington – Taylor Wessing; Edward Waldron – Taylor Wessing; Sarah Wallace – Taylor Wessing; Martin Yells – Taylor Wessing;

Law Firms: Taylor Wessing;

Clients: Caledonia Investments plc ;

Author: Federica Tiefenthaler