Laurel Solutions’ Acquisition of Servelec Technologies


Willkie represented Friedman Fleischer & Lowe, through its portfolio group Laurel Solutions, in the cross-border acquisition.

Laurel Solutions, an affiliate of private equity firm FFL Partners (FFL), has completed the acquisition of Servelec Technologies, a market-leading provider of remote monitoring systems, secure SCADA systems, and business optimisation software providing complete end-to-end automation and optimisation solutions to clients around the world.

Terms of the private transaction were not disclosed.

Servelec Technologies is headquartered in Sheffield, UK with offices in Melbourne, Australia, Waterloo, Belgium, Calgary, Canada and Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. For more than 40 years, the Company’s hardware and software products, systems, and consultancy services have been trusted by the world’s leading companies across sectors such as water and wastewater management, oil & gas, transportation, communications & broadcast, and energy. Servelec Technologies delivers efficiency savings to customers by creating systems that collect, communicate, and exploit data.

The cross-border deal was handled by partners Neil Townsend (Picture) and David Cosgrove, UK partner Philip Coletto and associates Joshua Begner and Michael Grant.

Involved fees earner: Joshua Begner – Willkie Farr & Gallagher; Philip Coletto – Willkie Farr & Gallagher; David B. Cosgrove – Willkie Farr & Gallagher; Michael Grant – Willkie Farr & Gallagher; Neil Townsend – Willkie Farr & Gallagher;

Law Firms: Willkie Farr & Gallagher;

Clients: Friedman Fleischer & Lowe, LLC.;

Author: Ambrogio Visconti