Sideshow Group’s Acquisition Of Catch Digital

Brachers has advised the founder shareholders of European digital agency Catch Digital.

Catch Digital is a leading Digital Experience Platform (DXP) specialist, focused on building exceptional and engaging user experiences. Catch’s multi-award winning capabilities are split across designing the creative user experience, building the underlying platform and providing ongoing optimisation.

Sideshow are a UK based digital communications agency developing best-in-class digital solutions and experiences for leading brands around the world.

Catch has a highly qualified team of digital specialists, with significant experience developing enterprise level solutions for global clients across multiple sectors, and are a strategic technical and design partner to leading brands such as Freeview, Sharp and YOTEL. Catch bring exceptional technical experience and design talent to the Sideshow Group, whose established range of services complement and bolster Catch’s offering.

The transaction was backed by Dutch private equity group Waterland Private Equity Investments.

The team at Brachers was led by Head of Corporate and Commercial, James Bullock (Picture), with support from solicitor Alistair Wickham and Employment Partner, Colin Smith. The deal was completed in under 6 weeks, with Brachers lawyers working closely with Catch’s other advisers, Waypoint Partners and Loucas Accountants.

Involved fees earner: James Bullock – Brachers Law LLP; Colin Smith – Brachers Law LLP; Alistair Wickham – Brachers Law LLP;

Law Firms: Brachers Law LLP;

Clients: Catch Digital;

Author: Federica Tiefenthaler