Previous transactions

Examples of transactions we have completed:

    MBI’s
  • MBI of TXM Plant Limited

    Renamed TXM Plant Ltd post completion, the company offers one of the largest fleets of operated rail plant for hire.

  • MBI of Halifax Fan Limited

    Leading Design and Manufacturer of Industrial Centrifugal Fans.

  • MBI of Brands of Distinction Limited (Petty Wood)

    Leading sales, marketing and distribution service for premium food and drink brands.

  • MBI of Lorlin Electronics Limited

    Leading designer and manufacturer of rotary/key, pushbutton, indicator and dimmer switches.

  • MBI of Phoenix Medical Limited

    Manufacturer of medical, surgical and industrial based rubber and plastic products to the medical, veterinary, and industrial markets.

  • MBI of Redwood Wholefood Co. Limited

    Manufacturer of specialist alternative meat products for the UK retail market.

  • MBI of Brambles Food Limited

    Sandwich manufacturer based in Middlesborough.

    MBO’s
  • MBO of Skillsfirst Awards Limited

    Skillsfirst Awards develop national, recognised, work based learning qualifications.

  • MBO of Hydrafeed Limited

    Hydrafeed are the UK's sole manufacturer of CNC Barfeeds, who also provide sub-contract facilities for precision engineering components.

  • MBO of Denbies Accessories Limited

    Europe’s leading hat and accessories supplier based in Luton.

  • MBO of Inter Quad Limited (now QA-IQ)

    UK’s leading provider of Software, business, e-commerce and professional skills training courses.

  • BIMBO of Abbey Cakes Limited

    Manufacturer of snacks for the UK retail market based in Milton Keynes.

  • BIMBO of Railcare Limited

    One of the UK’s leading train renovation companies based in Wolverton and Glasgow.

  • MBO of D Maxim Logistics Limited and David Maxim Haulage Limited

    Logistics companies based in Corby Specialising in storage and distribution of products for the food and Medical sectors.

    Acquisitions
  • Acquisition of Burnt Sugar Limited for Pettywood & Co

    Manufacturer of high quality confectionary including Crumbly Fudge, Honeycomb, Chocolate and Toffee products.

  • Acquisition of Food Sales Limited by Pettywood & Co

    Leading food and non-food brokers selling into the grocery wholesalers, retailers and foodservice distributors.

  • Acquisition of Holmer Park Health and Fitness Club by Mosaic Spa and Health Clubs Limited

    Mosaic are specialist providers of spa and health clubs across the UK.

  • Acquisition of Logistics Investments Limited and Maxim Logistics Limited

    Purchase of property holding companies by Maxim Logistics Group.

  • Acquisition of Welti Health and Leisure Limited by Mosaic Spa and Health Clubs Limited

    Welti provides health and leisure facilities based in Shrewsbury.

  • Acquisition of Amba Medical by the P3 Medical Group

    Manufacturer and distributor of innovative healthcare products.

  • Acquisition of The Handmade Flapjack Company

    Manufacturer of muffins and flapjacks to the UK and European retail market.

    Disposals
  • Sale of TXM Plant to LDC Private Equity

    TXM Plant is the largest supplier of Road / Rail vehicles in the UK.

  • Sale of Kinetic Solutions Limited to Constellation Inc

    Leading software providers for events management and student accommodation professionals

  • Sale of Bart Spices Limited to Private Equity Investor Langholm Capital

    Bart Spices is the UK's largest independent supplier of branded herbs and spices.

  • Sale of Halifax Fan Limited to management

    Leading design and manufacturer of industrial centrifugal fans, with offices in the UK, China, Hong Kong and Thailand.

  • Sale of Rail Door Solutions Limited to Gebr. Bode GmbH & Co. KG.

    Rail Door Solutions is a British engineering company in the rail sector specializing in the design, installation and maintenance of door systems for trains.

  • Advising major shareholder on sale of shares in Sonatest PLC

    Sonatest is a leading supplier of Non-Destructive Testing Equipment to the global market.

  • Sale of Tecnolink Limited to Imagelinx plc

    Disposal of a leading packaging graphics company based in Milton Keynes for Fortis Bank.

    Fundraising
  • Re-finance of The Maxim Logistics Group Limited

    To enable the early repayment of loan notes

  • Advising Management Team on investment by Downing LLP VCT in Mosaic Spa and Health Clubs Limited

    Mosaic are specialist providers of Spas and Health Clubs across the UK

  • Fundraise for Rail Door Solutions

    Rail Door Solutions is a British engineering company specializing in the design, installation and maintenance of door systems for trains.

  • Fundraise and share reorganisation of Bart Spices Limited

    Leading manufacturers of herbs, spices, spice pastes and fish sauce.

  • Fundraise for TXM Recruit Limited

    TXM Recruit is a specialist recruitment consultancy for Automotive (Motorsport), Built Environment, Defence, Engineering, Manufacturing & Rail jobs.

"The TXM Group is a diverse and complex set of businesses developed over the last 15 years by my business partner and I.

During this period, we have always decided to include Five when working on corporate finance needs whether it be financial restructuring, acquisitions or disposals. Fives personal response and understanding of our personal objectives together with their commitment and speed of response makes them feel like part of the team.

We have successfully worked in a variety of transactions over the last 15 years including a large acquisition from Alstom in 2005 and Network Rail in 2012, through a financial re-structuring in 2013 and through a very successful disposal in 2016.

We continue to involve Five in our key strategy meetings ensuring that they are very much part of our family as we continue our journey."Laurence Seward
Chairman
For & on behalf of the TXM Group