Spearing Waite were delighted to have advised Business Growth Fund on the £10m funding package provided by BGF and NatWest on their investment in Johnsons Aggregates & Recycling and even more delighted that it won the SME Deal of the Year at the Midlands Business Insider Dealmakers Dinner held in Nottingham at the end of May.
BGF is an investment company that provides growth capital for ambitious entrepreneurs running growing UK companies, principally in the form of long term equity funding that businesses use to execute their strategic plans. BGF looks for management teams with a good track record, a proven business model and a desire to grow and makes initial investments usually of between £2m–£10m for a minority equity stake and a board seat.
Spearing Waite’s corporate team advises on the whole spectrum of corporate transactions and projects including private and public M&As, venture capital, private equity (acting for both management and sponsor), fundraising and complex reorganisations. Our leading lawyers have experience of working in International, City and National firms which means our Partner driven service attracts clients ranging from owner managed businesses to fully listed Plcs.