Edwin James Group

Sub sector: Technical services

Date of initial investment: January 2017

Revenues: £140 million

Number of employees: 1000+

HQ: Glasgow, Scotland

Acquisitions:
Ingen & Korrie (2017)
Parker (2017)
PEME (2017)
Jex Engineering (2019)
Peak42 (2019)

Website:
Edwin James Group

Growth objective: to build a successful national business focused on helping our customers look after their critical technical environments and assets.

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Ipsum Group

Sub sector: Utilities and infrastructure

Date of initial investment: March 2017

Revenues: £60 million

Number of employees: 530

HQ: Preston, England

Acquisitions:
CALM (2017)
SPEC (2017)
EEG (2019)
Stormport (2019)

Website:
Ipsum Group

Growth objective: to build a strong and successful business by helping customers in the utilities and infrastructure sectors to manage their networks and assets more effectively and efficiently.

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North

Sub sector: Internet of Things (IoT), Networking & Connectivity, Safety & Security

Date of initial investment: January 2018

Revenues: £45 million

Number of employees: 265

HQ: St. Asaph’s, Wales

Acquisitions:
Boston Networks (2018)
PEL (2018)
2020 Vision (2018)
Pinacl (2019)

Website:
North

Growth objective: to build a successful national business by helping our customers with the design, delivery, management and maintenance of multi-site, multi-service infrastructures to drive their businesses and connect their people, places and technology.

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Bolt Learning

Sub sector: Corporate training

Date of initial investment: May 2019

Revenues: £11.5 million

Number of employees: 120

HQ: Plymouth, England

Acquisitions:
Bolt Learning (2019)
Sponge (2019)
Skill Pill (2020)

Website:
Bolt Learning
Sponge
Skill Pill

Growth objective: to create a broad-based blended learning group underpinned by market-leading learning technologies.

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