Aliter-backed Halcyon makes first investment in Net Solving
Aliter establishes platform in UK Healthcare data analytics specialist sector
Aliter Capital LLP (“Aliter”), the private equity investment specialist focused on small to medium-sized UK support services businesses, has announced the completion of its first investment in its healthcare services platform, as part of its recently raised second fund.
Net Solving Limited (“Net Solving”) is a London-based digital health data analytics platform providing web-based data collection systems for clinical audits, disease and patient registries and quality improvement programmes. Net Solving software is utilised by many prestigious healthcare organisations across the UK.
Gordon Cooper, CEO of Halcyon Group said: “I am excited as part of the latest Aliter-backed support services platform to be welcoming the Netsolving team. The investment will help Net Solving expand their customer network and national coverage. As we bolt-on similar businesses to Halcyon, the service offering will be endless for our customers.”
Aliter partner Billy Allan said: “I am excited that Aliter has chosen Net Solving as the first investment to our healthcare services platform. The innovation and technology behind their platform has already demonstrated huge successes. We look forward to growing this business in years to come.”
This latest deal is consistent with Aliter’s investment strategy of acquiring and integrating smaller businesses to create sophisticated, professional medium sized operators within fragmented markets. Aliter’s strategy focuses on using its deep industrial expertise and broad networks to drive both organic and acquisitive growth, to gain scale and a national footprint.
About Net Solving (www.netsolving.com)
Net Solving was founded by Paul Cripps in 2003. The company uses an award-winning unique software platform to assist healthcare organisations, including the NHS gather patient data for clinical audits, disease and patient registries and quality improvement.
About Aliter (www.alitercap.com)
Aliter Capital LLP is a specialist UK support services investor founded by a group of seasoned support services entrepreneurs and investors – Billy Allan, Greig Brown, Andy Galloway and Andrew Busby – and focuses on small and medium-sized businesses in the UK support services sector, a market valued at over £300 billion. Its approach differs from traditional private equity models by making only a limited number of selective portfolio investments to deliver dedicated hands-on support. Aliter has funds under management of more than £215 million and has now closed a total of 21 transactions since the beginning of 2017.