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Sentio advises AHDB on sale of carcass classification arm

Sentio Partners has advised the Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB) on the sale of its carcass classification arm. Meat and Livestock Commercial Services Limited (MLCSL) has been acquired by Hallmark Veterinary Compliance Services (purchased through parent company Vorenta Ltd) to help safeguard the future of classification services across Great Britain. The deal was approved […]

Sentio advises on MBO of Seabrook Crisps

Sentio has advised the management team of Seabrook Crisps on their £35m MBO, backed by LDC, after eight decades of ownership by the founding Brook family. LDC has taken a majority stake as it backed a management buyout led by chief executive Jonathan Bye, who joined in 2012, and the transaction will see a full exit […]

Sentio advises on the sale of Orchard Group

Sentio has advised Gareth and Rachel Henderson on the sale of energy broker Orchard Group to Lakehouse plc. Lakehouse will pay an initial £7m, with a further deferred consideration of up to £3m. Orchard was founded in 2004 and provides advice to corporate clients in relation to managing their energy costs, particularly energy procurement and […]

Sentio Advises Endless on MBO of Charpentes Francaises

Sentio has advised Endless LLP in connection with their backing of the management buyout of Charpentes Francaises (“CF”).  CF is the French market leader in producing timber roof trusses, timber frames and other timber related products for commercial and residential properties.  It is headquartered in Rennes with a further 14 depots across France. The business has […]

Sentio advises multi-channel retailer High Street TV on secondary buyout

Sentio has advised the founders of High Street TV on their secondary management buyout, backed by Endless, as they seek to develop the business into a global multi-channel retailer. Using television shopping channels as its core platform, High Street TV (HSTV) sells licensed and own branded products both in the UK and abroad. The management buyout […]

Sentio provides strategic advice to TheBusinessDesk.com

Mark Hales and David Parkin of TheBusinessDesk.com TheBusinessDesk.com has been acquired by technology investor Mark Hales in a deal which will see the business expand across the UK. The move sees founders David Parkin and Paul Snape as well as the original shareholders sell their stakes in the business which was launched in November 2007. […]

Sentio advises Wolseley plc on the acquisition of 22 sites from Burdens Limited

Sentio has advised Wolseley UK on its recent acquisition of the majority of the Burdens Group, one of the leading suppliers of drainage and civil engineering products in the UK. On 2 November Wolseley  agreed  to acquire 22 sites from Burdens, which in the 3 months ended 30 September 2012 generated revenue of approximately £40 […]