AURELIUS UK News

AURELIUS UK News

30.11.2017  // AURELIUS wins “Private Equity Turnaround of the Year” award for successful exit from Getronics

  • Recognition by prestigious Institute for Turnaround (IFT) for the Group’s most successful exit to date
  • Jury impressed by the strategic realignment and substantial growth of Getronics under the AURELIUS umbrella

06.07.2017  // Aurelius sells the Getronics Group – the firm’s largest exit to date

  • Sales price EUR 220 million
  • Successful repositioning as a respected ICT partner to medium-sized and large enterprises
  • Substantial growth under Aurelius’ ownership through organic growth and strategic add-on acquisitions
  • Buyer Bottega InvestCo has extensive experience with ICT services

29.05.2017  // Post-Brexit uncertainty to drive increase in European divestment activity by corporates in 2017

  • Special situations investors likely to be most active acquirers of non-core assets

03.03.2017  // AURELIUS acquires Wex Photographic

  • Online retailer with half a million customers across the UK
  • Integration with Calumet Photographic to offer significant synergies and create leading multi-channel, pan-European photographic retailer
  • Combination of Wex Photographic with Calumet Photographic brings AURELIUS’ pan-European photographic retail businesses to combined revenues of EUR 175 million

23.09.2016  // Aurelius acquires Office Depot Europe

  • Revenues of EUR 2 billion – biggest transaction in the history of AURELIUS
  • Office Depot Europe with strong brands and Europe-wide setup
  • Huge potential for the AURELIUS operating model

15.07.2016  // Aurelius Group acquires cosmetic clinic operator The Hospital Group

  • Provider of surgical and non-surgical cosmetic procedures
  • Complex shareholder circumstances present valuable equity acquisition opportunity
  • Large synergy potential with AURELIUS Group’s established acquisition Transform

29.06.2016  // Aurelius acquires Working Links

  • Leading provider of employability and rehabilitation services
  • Operations in the UK, the Republic of Ireland, and the Middle East
  • Annual revenues of around €160m in 2015
  • Already three acquisitions in the second quarter of 2016
  • No negative effects expected due to Brexit

29.01.2016  // Market predicts buoyant year for European corporate carve-outs

  • Review of the European corporate carve-out market