GKN Wheels & Structures
GKN Wheels & Structures is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of off-highway wheels and an innovative engineering solutions provider. With four manufacturing facilities in the UK, USA and Denmark (and test centres in Italy and the USA), GKN Wheels & Structures is a market leading supplier to the global agricultural, construction, automotive, industrial and mining industries and many of the leading international original equipment manufacturers, distributors and integrators. The company employs c. 900 people worldwide.
Pullman Fleet Solutions (formerly: Pullman Fleet Services) is UK’s largest independent provider of commercial fleet management and maintenance, with a focus on heavy goods vehicles. Pullman provides a full service fleet management offering to its diverse blue chip customer base through its national network of 27 services centres and over 70 mobile service vehicles, supported by more than 250 highly trained technicians. Based in Doncaster Pullman has built a strong reputation and track record for excellence over its 35 years of operating, it employs over 430 staff across the UK and manages over 35,000 pieces of equipment 24/7/365.
Armstrong Ceiling Solutions
The Armstrong ceiling tiles and grids businesses in Austria, Estonia, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Portugal, Spain, Turkey and the UK are the leading manufacturer of suspended ceiling tiles and grids for commercial buildings. Formerly part of Armstrong World Industries Inc, the businesses being acquired consist of two production facilities and business operations and sales capabilities across 11 markets.
Rivus Fleet Solutions
Rivus Fleet Solutions (formerly: BT Fleet Solutions) is UK’s #1 commercial fleet management business delivering a comprehensive suite of services to blue chip customers, via its national network. Headquartered in Solihull, Rivus Fleet Solutions offers a comprehensive suite of fleet management services across all stages of the vehicle life cycle, through its network of 65 in-house garages, 500 partner facilities and 50+ mobile technicians. Established in 2002, Rivus Fleet Solutions employs around 950 staff around the UK, and manages more than 80,000 vehicles for over 26 blue chip customers across diversified industries.
Ideal Shopping Direct
Ideal Shopping Direct is a leading demonstration based live television and omni-channel retailer. The company sources, designs and sells products through its two core brands and dedicated channels, Ideal World and Create & Craft. With over 600,000 customers, Ideal World specialises in lifestyle products including home, leisure and fashion whilst Create and Craft is focused on the UK crafting market and is supported by an in-house product development team. Ideal Shopping Direct has over 800 employees and is based in Peterborough where is has dedicated facilities for show production and transmission.
Calumet Wex is a leading multi-channel retailer of branded and own-label photography equipment and services consisting of Wex Photo Video and Calumet Photographic. The business trades through two brand names, Wex in the UK and Calumet in mainland Europe, it has a leading online presence across Europe and locations in Germany, the UK, Belgium and the Netherlands. Calumet Wex’s expanding online business and pan-European network of specialist stores offer a premium purchasing experience across all channels to a diverse customer base of photography enthusiasts, professionals, and companies.
Office Depot operates in the UK and thirteen countries across Europe through its two main brands: Office Depot and Viking. Office Depot serves workplace needs through a wide range of office supplies, technology products, business machines, printing supplies, facilities products and furniture. Office Depot has had a presence in the UK since 1991 and from its Leicester head office service customers throughout the country.
CalaChem Fine Chemicals is a leading producer of fine chemicals for renowned clients in the agrochemical, pharmaceutical and speciality chemical sectors. The company offers a range of services including manufacture, development and large-scale production. It also provides a range of services to other companies adjacent to its site in Grangemouth, Scotland. Before being acquired by Aurelius, CalaChem was a subsidiary of the 3i-backed Finnish KemFine Group
Transform / The Hospital Group
Transform Hospital Group is the UK’s leading provider of surgical and non-surgical cosmetic procedures, as well as weight-loss treatments. The company operates through two brands “Transform” and “The Hospital Group” and has a network comprising 20 clinics in England, Scotland and Wales, as well as two dedicated cosmetic procedure hospitals in Manchester and Birmingham.
Sealine International is a leading motor boat builder acquired in September 2013 by Aurelius Group, as a bolt-on to HanseYachts. During its 40 year history, Sealine has developed a reputation for 35 - 60 ft motor yachts which feature ground-breaking, cutting-edge designs. Following acquisition, production of the Sealine range has been moved to one of the most state-of-the-art yacht yards in the world, located at Greifswald, Germany
Briar is a provider of crop protection and specialty industrial chemicals and Aurelius’ third major acquisition in the chemicals industry. An Aurelius investment since September 2012, the Norwich-based business was acquired from Bayer CropScience. Our strategy since investment has been to focus on extending Briar’s product portfolio and expanding contract production for third-party customers, as well as maximising the marketing expertise of existing Aurelius affiliates in the specialty chemicals sector