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Tenzing and Continuum Human Due Diligence update

Posted by on Aug 10, 2018 in blogs | 0 comments

Continuum continue their productive relationship with Tenzing Private Equity.  After providing human due diligence on the Smoothwall investment at the end of last year we were also pleased to be called in to assess and advise on the CitNOW investment in March. CitNOW Video Limited is a specialist provider of video applications that create a more transparent, easier car buying and owning experience for automotive dealership customers. Its applications improve performance of automotive dealerships by allowing staff to send personalised, branded...

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Bridges Fund Management and Continuum Human Due Diligence

Posted by on Aug 9, 2018 in blogs | 0 comments

Continuum have continued to work with Bridges Fund Management and have been involved in both management insights in some of their existing portfolio companies and Human Due Diligence for the following investments. Bridges invested £8.5m in health-focused school catering business Innovate. Innovate Catering is a fast-growing school catering business that provides high-quality, nutritious food to over 90,000 children at primary and secondary schools in England. Schools and academy groups are increasingly on the look-out for specialist partners...

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Continuum provides NVM with further Human Due Diligence

Posted by on Aug 8, 2018 in blogs | 0 comments

Since last posting it has been a busy time in our working with NVM Private Equity. Continuum have provided Human Due Diligence for the following growth capital investments. In February, East Kilbride based SHE Software secured a £3 million growth capital investment from NVM with aims to enter international markets with its highly configurable health and safety software and to create over 50 new jobs by the end of 2018. In March, NVM invested £3 million of growth capital into Maidenhead-based branded food business The Primal Pantry. With a...

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Management due diligence by Continuum on Dale Power Solutions management buyout backed by NVM Private Equity

Posted by on Feb 16, 2018 in blogs | 0 comments

NVM Private Equity (NVM) has backed a management buyout of Dale Power Solutions (Dale), one of the UK’s leading providers of reliable secure power solutions. Continuum were pleased to meet with Denzil Lee and the team at Dale in Scarborough and provided a comprehensive management due diligence report to James Arrowsmith and his team at NVM. Having provided human due diligence earlier in 2017 for the Volo deal and the Knowledgemotion deal it was good to be able to meet with another of NVM’s potential investment partners and give the...

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Human Due Diligence Support for Bridges Fund Management’s Investments

Posted by on Feb 6, 2018 in blogs | 0 comments

Continuum are pleased to update you on a further two due diligence (HDD) exercises for Bridges Fund Management. Bridges Fund Management, the specialist sustainable and impact investor, has invested £9m to take a majority stake in Just Ask, a facilities management business. In a separate exercise, Shaw healthcare, an employee-owned care provider for the elderly, has agreed to sell a minority stake to Bridges Evergreen Holdings for £10m to accelerate its growth and development. Both deals benefited from a human due diligence analysis from the...

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Continuum’s Human Due Diligence for Tenzing Private Equity on Converge investment

Posted by on Jan 3, 2018 in blogs | 0 comments

Continuum provided the Human Due Diligence support to Tenzing Private Equity in their recent investment in Converge TS. Steve Wycherley, Director at Continuum, said: ‘We were delighted to work again with Tenzing and to meet with Nigel Wright and Andrew Taylor at Converge in Darebury Park. We wish them well with the future.’ About Continuum Continuum is an organisation development firm focusing on helping our clients to liberate human potential, to deliver value and achieve ambitions more rapidly. The main areas of our business are Human...

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Continuum provide Human Due Diligence for NVM Private Equity investment in Volo Commerce

Posted by on Sep 20, 2017 in blogs | 0 comments

Continuum has once again provided the Human Due Diligence support to NVM Private Equity.  In their recent investment, NVM led a £6.2 million investment into Volo Commerce with participation from funds managed by Downing LLP. Steve Wycherley, Director at Continuum, said: ‘We were delighted to work again with Charles Winward at NVM and to meet with Paul Watson and his team in Cheltenham. Following our field work at Volo, our proven process enabled us to report back to the investment team at NVM enabling them to make a more informed decision on...

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Continuum provide human Due Diligence for private equity firm FPE Capital deal with Masstech and SGL

Posted by on Aug 2, 2017 in blogs | 0 comments

Continuum was delighted to provide the Human Due Diligence support in the recent acquisition by FPE Capital of Masstech and SGL to form a new group.  The simultaneous acquisitions of Masstech and SGL creates an extensive, global platform in digital media workflow automation, asset management and archiving. Steve Wycherley, Director at Continuum, said: ‘We were delighted to work again with Llewellyn John at FPE and to meet with Joe French and his team. Once again, our proven process expertly profiled individuals, the team and the organisation...

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Continuum provide Human Capital Due Diligence for NVM investment in Knowledgemotion

Posted by on Jul 25, 2017 in blogs | 0 comments

Once again NVM Private Equity has appointed Continuum to provide the Human Capital Due Diligence on this recent investment deal.  NVM have finalised a £3m investment in London based Knowledgemotion the creators of boclips – a video platform designed specifically for the education sector. Steve Wycherley, Director at Continuum, said: ‘We were delighted to be appointed by NVM on this latest venture. It was a pleasure to meet with Mark Wood and David Bainbridge and his team at Knowledgemotion. They fully engaged with our human due diligence...

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Continuum Due Diligence for Bridges Evergreen’s investment in Reflexions

Posted by on May 2, 2017 in blogs | 0 comments

Once again Continuum has worked with the team at Bridges Ventures. Our latest Human Capital Due Diligence consultation assisted Bridges Evergreen fund managers with their decision to back New Reflexions with a £6m investment for the expansion of its successful residential care model. Steve Wycherley, Director at Continuum, said: ‘It was a pleasure to meet with Greg D’Arcy-Watson and his team at New Reflexions in Shropshire. They fully engaged with our human due diligence process. Bridges Ventures have set up an exciting new fund with...

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