Lyceum Capital has acquired SGP

by / Friday, 06 September 2013 / Published in Press Release

Lincoln International acted as exclusive advisor to Lyceum Capital on its acquisition of SGP, a subsidiary of Johnson Service Group

Lyceum Capital has acquired the facilities management division of Johnson Service Group plc (“JSG”) including SGP Property & Facilities Management (“SGP”) in a transaction totalling approximately £32 million.

SGP supplies a range of managed facilities and property services under long-term contracts to its blue chip client base across the healthcare, education, corporate and retail sectors. SGP uses its own facilities management technology platform to plan, report and analyse trends to help its customers operate and manage their estates more efficiently. The delivery of this offering is coordinated by SGP and outsourced to accredited suppliers, both local and national, enabling SGP to provide and manage an independent, high quality and fully tailored service which represents the best value to individual clients with large, complex portfolios.

SGP’s key services include: facilities management solutions; property consultancy and management services; procurement and supply chain management; and a broad range of technical building, engineering and energy services.

About Lyceum Capital

Established in 1999, Lyceum Capital is an independent mid-market private equity investor specialising in buying and building companies that operate in the UK mid-market. Since its foundation, Lyceum Capital has acquired over 90 businesses in the UK and internationally and completed 75 add on acquisitions for the 18 platform investments.

About Lincoln International

Lincoln International specializes in merger and acquisition advisory services, debt advisory services, private capital raising and restructuring advice on mid-market transactions. Lincoln International also provides fairness opinions, valuations and pension advisory services on a wide range of transaction sizes. With fourteen offices in the Americas, Asia and Europe, Lincoln International has strong local knowledge and contacts in key global economies. The firm provides clients with senior-level attention, in-depth industry expertise and integrated resources. By being focused and independent, Lincoln International serves its clients without conflicts of interest.

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