Grant Saw Corporate – Our Latest Work

Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) are an increasingly popular business strategy for expanding into new and existing markets or territories, and for leveraging new skills and methods of conducting business (e.g. technology, which is rapidly evolving in every marketplace). Grant Saw Corporate is well-versed in M&A deals involving businesses of ranging sizes and operating in a variety of sectors. Every M&A transaction involves different considerations and our corporate lawyers focus on the commercial drivers when undertaking the legal aspects of the transaction. This approach helps Grant Saw Corporate to offer a top class and cost-effective service for clients.

Here are some recent examples of the latest deals we have worked on:

Share sale and purchases

  • Sale of the entire share capital in a real estate and lettings company for £1.2 million (July 2019).
  • Advising on the proposed acquisition of the entire share capital in a company offering bespoke online educational courses, for circa £1.1 million (July 2019).
  • MBO acquisition of 90% of the entire share capital in a scaffolding and construction company worth £3.5 million, involving deferred and share for share exchange consideration (May 2019).
  • Sale of the entire share capital in, together with the business and assets of, a waste transfer and hazardous treatment facility business for circa. £4 million on a cash free / debt free basis (April 2019).
  • MBO sale of 45% of the entire ordinary share capital in an online toy and gift retail company for circa. £250,000, with a put and call option in respect of 27% additional ordinary shares (March 2019)
  • MBO acquisition of the entire share capital in a major retailer of theatrical goods for £1.25 million (August 2018).
  • Acquisition of the entire share capital in a Montessori school for circa. £1.6 million (May 2018).
  • Sale of the entire share capital in four nursery companies for circa. £12 million (April 2018).
  • MBO Sale of 50% of the entire share capital in a commercial cleaning company for £2.25 million (January 2018).
  • Acquisition of the entire share capital in a cash and carry food wholesaling company for circa. £1 million (September 2017).
  • Acquisition of the entire share capital in a real estate management company for £1.65 million (July 2017).
  • Acquisition of the entire share capital in a plumbing and heating company for £4 million, including a complex price structure.

Business sale and purchases

  • Acquisition of the business and assets of a magazine publication (July 2019).
  • Acquisition of the business and assets of a fresh meat, poultry and game supplier (May 2019).
  • Sale of the entire share capital in, together with the business and assets of, a waste transfer and hazardous treatment facility business for circa. £4 million on a cash free / debt free basis (April 2019).
  • Acquisition of the business and assets of a web design company.
  • Sale of the business and assets of a café.

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