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Graham Carberry | Dec 2018

Chess Technologies acquired by Cohort plc

Chess Technologies, a leading EO and EM systems provider to the Defence & Security sectors, has been acquired by Cohort plc

Cohort plc, the AIM-listed defence technology group, has acquired a majority stake in Chess Technologies Ltd ("Chess"), a UK-based world leader in integrated fire control and tracking systems for military vehicles and naval ships, for total consideration of up to £41.9m.
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Daniel Domberger | Dec 2018

We Are Discounts, the UK’s the largest healthcare member discount programme, has been the subject of a management buy-out

We Are Discounts, the UK’s largest healthcare member discount programme, has been the subject of a management buy-out

Richard Bandell, Non-Executive Chairman at We Are Discounts concluded: “Livingstone brought unmatched sector knowledge and experience to WAD, alongside invaluable strategic guidance and technical acumen. It was a pleasure to work with them and I’d recommend them without hesitation.”
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Dr. Ralf Nowak | Nov 2018

HALEX Group acquires Forte Wärmebehandlung

Livingstone’s Industrial sector team has advised HALEX Holding GmbH, Aldenhoven, on its acquisition of 100% of the shares in Forte Wärmebehandlung GmbH, based in Stollberg (Erzgebirge).
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Dr. Ralf Nowak | Nov 2018

Livingstone has advised the shareholders of Medi-Markt Homecare-Service and Medi Markt Service Nord Ost on their sale to Gimv

Livingstone’s Healthcare sector team has advised the shareholders of Medi-Markt Homecare-Service GmbH and Medi Markt Service Nord Ost GmbH on the sale of the companies and their affiliated companies to the European investment company, Gimv. GIMV will form a new group under the name Medi-Markt that will be the platform for further growth.
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Graham Carberry | Nov 2018

Feefo, the leading reviews and customer insights technology provider, has been the subject of a buy-out backed by Vespa Capital

Feefo, the leading reviews and customer insights technology provider, has been the subject of a buy-out backed by Vespa Capital

Matt West becomes CEO and leads MBO of reviews and customer insights technology firm Feefo, one of the UK’s 100 fastest-growing private technology companies.
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Jeremy Furniss | Nov 2018

Inflexion backs European LifeCare Group

Inflexion backs European LifeCare Group’s ambitious expansion plans

Livingstone’s Healthcare sector team has advised Inflexion Private Equity on its minority investment in European LifeCare Group, Europe’s largest provider of vaccinations. The investment is being made by Inflexion Enterprise Fund IV, Inflexion’s dedicated lower mid-market fund.
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Andrew Isgrig | Nov 2018

PRIMUS Sterilizer, the largest U.S.-based manufacturer of mission-critical steam sterilizers, has been acquired by Chalmers Development Corporation

Livingstone is pleased to announce the sale of PRIMUS Sterilizer Company, L.L.C., a portfolio company of Blue Sage Capital, to Chalmers Development Corporation, a subsidiary of Ontario-headquartered Chalmers Group of Companies. Livingstone acted as exclusive financial adviser to PRIMUS.
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Ryan Buckley | Nov 2018

Livingstone sells long-term care division for Alliance Physical Therapy

Livingstone’s Healthcare sector team has advised Alliance Physical Therapy Management, a portfolio company of GPB Capital, on the sale of the Company’s division that delivers outsourced therapy services to long-term care facilities to HealthPRO Heritage, a portfolio company of Beecken Petty O’Keefe.
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Dr. André Schröer | Oct 2018

Livingstone has advised Hüls Group on its sale of Loddenkemper and femira to Wiemann GmbH & Co. KG

Livingstone’s Consumer sector team advised Hüls AG & Co. KG on the sale of both its living- and bedroom furniture producer Loddenkemper GmbH & Co. KG as well as its mattress and bed manufacturer femira Schlafsysteme GmbH to Wiemann family (Oeseder Möbel-Industrie Mathias Wiemann GmbH & Co. KG).
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