The Corporate Finance Network

September 2018

Businesses Wanted

Advertising, marketing and media

A106 - Digital marketing
The business should ideally be located in north London or Hertfordshire with fees of up to £500,000. Areas of interest are online marketing, digital marketing, SEO and website design. May be attractive for someone looking to retire having been in business for a few years or so or looking to join a larger business to enable both businesses to grow and develop new services. For further details contact Andrew Watkin on 07860 898452 or awatkin@assyntcf.co.uk

A105 - Trade mark attorneys
Any location or turnover considered. Interested in trade mark attorneys, consultants, intellectual property advisors. For further details contact Mark Grewer: mark.grewer@hghyork.co.uk

A104 - Digital marketing
Ideally located in Yorkshire. Any turnover considered. Areas of interest are online marketing, digital marketing, SEO. For further details contact Mark Grewer:mark.grewer@hghyork.co.uk


Construction & Waste Management

C106 - Waste Management Broker
Located anywhere in UK providing waste management broking in any sector or specialist area. For further details, please contact Jack Telford: jack@thecfn.org.uk

C105 - Waste Management / industrial cleaning
Located anywhere in the UK with £500k+ revenue. For further details contact Chris Kelly: chriskelly@whitingandpartners.co.uk


Wholesale & Distribution

D120 - Agricultural supplies
Agricultural supplies e.g. agri chemical, agri spares market. For further details contact Mark Bramall:mark.bramall@dykeyaxley.co.uk

D119 - Packaging (various)
Based in West Midlands or North West / Mid Wales. Wholesalers of plastic, card or food related packaging companies. Max turnover £3m. For further details contact Mark Bramall: mark.bramall@dykeyaxley.co.uk

D118 - Distributor of home interior products
Company is seeking distributors of home interior products e.g. wood panels and windows. Ideally £1m+ EBITDA. For further details please contact Jack Telford: jack@thecfn.org.uk

D104 - Equine supplies wholesale/retail businesses
Ideally located in East Anglia. For further details contact Chris Bidgood: c.bidgood@leesaccountants.co.uk


Engineering

E106 - Telecoms installation and service engineering
Ideally located in East Anglia. Any turnover considered. For further details contact Chris Bidgood: c.bidgood@leesaccountants.co.uk


Healthcare

H116 - Pharmaceutical Businesses
Any location considered, any revenue. Any businesses operating within the pharmaceutical industry including R&D, CRO, CMO, CSO, pharmacovigilance, logistics and equipment supply. For further details contact Chris Bidgood: c.bidgood@leesaccountants.co.uk

H115 - Skin Care Clinics
Located anywhere in the UK. Revenue £250k+. Minimum of three treatment rooms. For further details contact Jack Telford: jack@thecfn.org.uk

H114 - Specialist care
Located throughout UK. Revenue £500k+. Specialist care for younger aldults, elderly, complex and live-in care, support for disabled children, reablement, respite and homecare for elderly. For further details contact Jack Telford: jack@thecfn.org.uk

H113 - Domiciliary care
Located in England. Ideally with £100k profit. For further details contact Jack Telford: jack@thecfn.org.uk

H112 - Dental practices
Located in and between London, Birmingham, Leeds and Norwich. Predominantly NHS with £1m+ revenue. For further details contact Chris Kelly: chriskelly@whitingandpartners.co.uk

H109 - Dental practices
Ideally located in South West London. Any turnover considered. Interested in fully private or mixed practices, not NHS only ones. For further details contact Chris Bidgood: c.bidgood@leesaccountants.co.uk

H104 - Physiotherapy practices
Any location considered. Maximum turnover £1 million. For further details contact Chris Bidgood: c.bidgood@leesaccountants.co.uk

H102 - Care homes and domiciliary care businesses
Care homes in any location, although if not in East Anglia will need to be in a small group so localised management can be put in place. Alternatively seeking domiciliary care businesses in East Anglia. For further details contact Chris Bidgood: c.bidgood@leesaccountants.co.uk


Manufacturing & Supply

M160 - Warehouse Consumables and fixings ***NEW***
Revenue £500k+. Any UK location and would consider European businesses. Consumables for warehouses e.g. shelf holders, signage, magnetic strips, floor identification and document supply. Would also consider suppliers to other users such as offices, retailers, schools and libraries. For further info contact jack@thecfn.org.uk

M159 - Fastener and fixings
UK based distributors or manufacturers of fasteners and fixings, ideally with revenue between £5-12m. Primarily operating in the automotive, aerospace and industrial sectors. Will consider other industries if for the right opportunity e.g. agriculture. Would also consider turnarounds. Further information, email Clifford Brown, Shaw Gibbs: Clifford.Brown@shawgibbs.com

M158 - Ironmongery
Ideally based in North West / West Midlands. Turnover up to £1 million. Ideally looking for firm manufacturing door furniture fixings and fittings. For further details contact Mark Bramall: mark.bramall@dykeyaxley.co.uk

M157 - Rubber Products
Based in Midlands or Wales. Manufacturers of rubber products. For further details contact Mark Bramall: mark.bramall@dykeyaxley.co.uk

M156 - Manufacturers of Inks
Any location considered. For further details contact Sarah Hartshorn: sarah.hartshorn@dykeyaxley.co.uk

M155 - Windows and doors
Companies involved in the manufacturing and / or supply of windows and doors in the UK & Ireland. For further details, please email Jack Telford: jack@thecfn.org.uk

M154 - Roofing contractors / manufacturers
Located anywhere in UK, ideally serving the new build market. For further details contact Jack Telford: jack@thecfn.org.uk

M151 - Food manufacturers
Ideally based in East of England. Revenue £1-5m. All food sectors considered, must be producer. For further details contact Chris Kelly: chriskelly@whitingandpartners.co.uk

M148 - Label and Packaging
Label and Packing companies within 60 miles of Bury St Edmunds. Revenue between £500k and £3m. For further details please contact Jack Telford: jack@thecfn.org.uk

M147 - Sports Equipment
UK wide. Manufacturer of sports goods is looking to acquire other sports equipment manufacturers, ideally a technical product. The company is fairly open with regards to sports markets served. For further details please contact Jack Telford: jack@thecfn.org.uk

M145 - Chemicals manufacturing
Any location considered. Minimum turnover circa £2 million. Preference for companies who manufacture cleaning chemicals / disinfectants. Interested in specialist markets such as animal/medical/catering. For further details contact Paul Whitney: paulw@hallidays.co.uk

M143 - Fencing supplies
Preferred locations Maidstone and surrounding areas or Chelmsford and surrounding areas. Ideal turnover between £500k and £10 million. For further details contact Nigel Kimber: nigel.kimber@mcbridesllp.com

M140 - Microbrewery
Ideally based in Lancashire. Any turnover considered. For further details contact Paul Spencer: paul.spencer@haworths.co.uk

M138 - Wine and other alcoholic drinks
Any location or turnover considered. Interested in drinks companies across the whole of the sector, from wineries and breweries through to distributors. For further details contact Chris Bidgood: c.bidgood@leesaccountants.co.uk

M134 - Food processing
Any location considered. Minimum turnover £500k. Interested in food processors or manufacturers of frozen and chilled fruit and vegetables. Will consider underperforming businesses. For further details contact Chris Kelly: chriskelly@whitingandpartners.co.uk

M133 - Potatoes
Any location or turnover considered. Interested in any potato related business from growers through to processors and distributors. For further details contact Mark Grewer: mark.grewer@hghyork.co.uk

M122 - Ready-mix concrete / cement
Any location or turnover considered. For further details contact Chris Bidgood: c.bidgood@leesaccountants.co.uk

M105 - Poultry processing
Ideally located in East Anglia but would consider elsewhere. Would also consider feed mill operations or hatcheries. For further details contact Chris Bidgood: c.bidgood@leesaccountants.co.uk

M104 - Lifting equipment and fluid containers
Located in England or Wales. Any turnover considered. For further details contact Chris Bidgood: c.bidgood@leesaccountants.co.uk


Property, Building & Land

P114 - Hotels with wedding venues
Based in the Midlands / Welsh borders. For further details contact Mark Bramall: mark.bramall@dykeyaxley.co.uk

P113 - Large Properties
Based in South East. Currently or can be converted to public schools, wedding venues, hotels or care homes. For further details contact Jack Telford: jack@thecfn.org.uk

P107 - Property investment/development
Preferred location Yorkshire or North of England. Any turnover considered. For further details contact Mark Grewer: mark.grewer@hghyork.co.uk

P105 - Poultry farm
Any location or turnover considered. For further details contact Chris Bidgood: c.bidgood@leesaccountants.co.uk


Retail

R119 - Petrol stations and convenient store
Convenience store and/or petrol station along North Wales border, Shropshire, Cheshire, Powys. For further details contact Mark Bramall: mark.bramall@dykeyaxley.co.uk

R118 - Brewing and beer / wine retail
Based in Midlands. Seeks brewers and beer and / or wine retailers. For further details contact Mark Bramall: mark.bramall@dykeyaxley.co.uk

R117 - Convenience stores and / or petrol stations
Convenience store and/or petrol station along North Wales border, Shropshire, Cheshire, Powys. For further details, please contact Jack Telford: jack@thecfn.org.uk

R116 - Online automobile retail
Any location or turnover considered. For further details contact Mark Grewer: mark.grewer@hghyork.co.uk

R115 - Jewellers
Any location considered. Ideal turnover between £250k and £1 million. European buyer looking to establish UK presence. Retirement sale preferred. For further details contact Mark Grewer: mark.grewer@hghyork.co.uk

R111 - Radio/wireless communications equipment
Ideally located in East Anglia, South East or East Midlands. Maximum turnover £5 million. Interested in sales, installation or hire of two way radio equipment, hands free kits and similar radio/wireless communication equipment. For further details contact Chris Bidgood: c.bidgood@leesaccountants.co.uk

R102 - Filling stations/small supermarkets/bakeries
Ideally located in East Anglia. Probable turnover circa £5 million. For further details contact Chris Bidgood: c.bidgood@leesaccountants.co.uk


Technology

T124 - Retail or Hospitality IT services and / or software
Located anywhere in UK. Providers of software and / or IT services for retail and hospitality sectors. For further details contact Jack Telford: jack@thecfn.org.uk

T122 - Fire & Security Systems
Suppliers, manufacturers or installers of fire and alarm security systems. For further details contact Jack Telford: jack@thecfn.org.uk

T121 - IT, Telecoms and / or cloud based service
Any UK location considered. Providers of IT and Telecom services including mobile, voice & data, unified communications and IT services. For further details contact Jack Telford: jack@thecfn.org.uk

T120 - Tax Software
UK based providers of tax software to any sector. For further details contact Jack Telford: jack@thecfn.org.uk

T119 - B2B software
Any UK location considered. Revenue £1m+, all public and private sectors considered. For more information, please contact Jack Telford: jack@thecfn.org.uk

T118 - IT resellers
Any location considered. Resellers of IT software and hardware. For more information contact Jack: jack@thecfn.org.uk

T117 - IT Managed services
Any location considered. IT managed services providers for telecoms, security and other associated areas. For more information contact Jack: jack@thecfn.org.uk

T116 - Financial services software and technology
Any location considered. Revenue £1m+. Financial software and technology - compliance, regulation, payments, administration, middle / back-office. Ideally blue chip client base or not for profit. For more details contact jack: jack@thecfn.org.uk

T112 - Software
Any location considered. Minimum turnover £500k with profits circa £50k. Interested in companies specialising in the provision of software for the CCTV or care home, homecare and related healthcare industries. For further details contact Paul Spencer: paul.spencer@haworths.co.uk


Transport & Logistics

TR108 - International Freight Forwarding business
Based in London area or relocatable. Will consider transport, logistics and warehousing operations West London. Ideal turnover £1million to £5million. Profitable after working directors earnings. For further details contact Andrew Watkin on 07860 898452 or awatkin@assyntcf.co.uk

TR107 - Haulage
Ideally based in the Midlands, North East or close to Pennines routes. Maximum turnover £10 million. Interested in heavy goods haulage. For further details contact Mark Bramall: mark.bramall@dykeyaxley.co.uk

TR106 - Transport or Freight services
Any location or size. For further details, please contact Steven Lindsay: stevenlindsay@kjgllp.comstevenlindsay@kjgllp.com

TR105 - Transportation and warehousing
Any location and turnover considered. Will consider all transport, haulage, logistics or warehousing options. For further details contact Chris Bidgood: c.bidgood@leesaccountants.co.uk

TR101 - Plant forwarding services
Any location or turnover considered. Will also consider plant hire companies. For further details contact Chris Bidgood: c.bidgood@leesaccountants.co.uk


Other Sectors

O1001 - Specialist Outsourcing in regulated markets ***NEW***
Located in UK. Revenue £1m+. Providers of outsourced services in highly regulated markets such as: Claims third party administration for insurers. Insurance services businesses. GRC outsourcing or compliance. AML/KYC verification. HR screening. Training businesses. Data analytics. For further details contact jack@thecfn.org.uk

O199 - Solicitors ***NEW***
Located in Shropshire or Mid-Wales. Revenue £200k - £1m. For further details contact Stacey Lea stacey.lea@dykeyaxley.co.uk

O198 - Printers
Ideally located in Yorkshire. Any turnover considered. For further details contact Mark Grewer: mark.grewer@hghyork.co.uk

O197 - EHS, air and water testing / consultancies
Located in UK. Revenue £1m+ and / or £200k+ profit. For further details contact Jack Telford: jack@ascentcr.co.uk

O196 - Children's Day Nurseries
Located in South East. For further details contact Mark Bramall: mark.bramall@dykeyaxley.co.uk

O194 - Holiday lettings, agriculture and oil industry
Located in Shropshire, surrounding counties and North/mid Wales. For further details contact Mark Bramall: mark.bramall@dykeyaxley.co.uk

O193 - Specialist Printing
Any location considered. Specialist printing: pad printing; tampo printing, screen printing plastics, foil printing plastics, component printing / printer. Max revenue £1m, would consider loss making companies. For further details contact Mark Bramall: mark.bramall@dykeyaxley.co.uk

O192 - Insurance Brokers
Based in West Midlands or Cheshire. For further details contact Mark Bramall: mark.bramall@dykeyaxley.co.uk

O191 - Financial services
Ideally located in England or Wales. Any turnover considered. For further details contact Mark Bramall: mark.bramall@dykeyaxley.co.uk

O190 - Children’s nursery
Ideally located in Shropshire or surrounding counties with location within close proximity of affluent towns, cities or suburbs. Should have minimum of 60 places. For further details contact Mark Bramall: mark.bramall@dykeyaxley.co.uk

O189 - Landscape gardening, contract grounds maintenance
Ideally located in Midlands. For further details contact Mark Bramall: mark.bramall@dykeyaxley.co.uk

O188 - Funeral directors
Ideally located in Midlands or North West. For further details contact Mark Bramall: mark.bramall@dykeyaxley.co.uk

O186 - Flood defence products and / or services
Any location considered. Companies which are involved in the manufacture, distribution or services involved within the flood defence industry. For further details contact Jack Telford: jack@thecfn.org.uk

O185 - ISO Accreditation Services
Located in UK. Revenue £500k+. Providers of ISO or other accreditation services. For further details contact Jack Telford: jack@thecfn.org.uk

O184 - Events in education, technology or healthcare
Domestic or global events. For further details contact Jack Telford: jack@thecfn.org.uk

O178 - Signage
Based in North London or surrounding counties North of London. For further details contact Jack Telford: jack@thecfn.org.uk

O173 - Office, Hotel and retail furniture fit-out
Seeks companies across the UK that provide turnkey interior fit-out services for commercial sectors. Ideal company will be healthy with £1m+ EBITDA. For more details please contact Jack Telford: jack@thecfn.org.uk

O167 - Recruitment consultancies / employment agencies
Ideally located in East Anglia or South East. Maximum turnover £8 million. For further details contact Chris Bidgood: c.bidgood@leesaccountants.co.uk

O163 - Children's Soft Play Centres
Ideally located in Northern Home Counties. Any turnover considered. Interested in childrens' nurseries or soft play arenas. For further details contact Andrew Watkin: awatkin@assyntcf.co.uk

O161 - Management consultancies
Ideally located in Yorkshire. Any turnover considered. For further details contact Mark Grewer: mark.grewer@hghyork.co.uk

O159 - Specialist bookkeeping
Ideally located in Northern England. Any turnover considered. Particular interest in bookkeeping for the public house industry. For further details contact Mark Grewer: mark.grewer@hghyork.co.uk

O157 - Business consultancy and project management
Any location or turnover considered. For further details contact Mark Grewer: mark.grewer@hghyork.co.uk

O156 - Sales training
Ideally located in Yorkshire. Any turnover considered. For further details contact Mark Grewer: mark.grewer@hghyork.co.uk

O155 - Training and consultancy
Any location or turnover considered. Sales and logistics performance training and consultancy companies particularly of interest. For further details contact Mark Grewer: mark.grewer@hghyork.co.uk

O147 - Training companies
Any location or turnover considered. Will consider all training related sectors. For further details contact Chris Bidgood: c.bidgood@leesaccountants.co.uk

O125 - Printing
Ideally based in East Anglia. Any turnover considered. For further details contact Chris Bidgood: c.bidgood@leesaccountants.co.uk

O124 - “Gastropub” style pubs / restaurants
Should be located in Broadland region of Norfolk. Ideally freehold. For further details contact Chris Bidgood: c.bidgood@leesaccountants.co.uk

O109 - Offshore health and safety businesses
Any turnover considered. For further details contact Chris Bidgood: c.bidgood@leesaccountants.co.uk

 

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