AtWill Pubs

In 2013, Manfield invested in AtWill Pubs (trading as A2B Public Houses), based in the northwest of England.   AtWill was founded by Ed Atkinson and Fred Williams in 2009 with a view of creating a chain of pubs focused on more traditional values and not tied to any major brewer. Their aim was to[…]

Central Pharma

Central Pharma (Contract Packing) Limited operates as a specialist contract packing business, catering exclusively for the pharmaceutical and healthcare industry, offering the following services: –  solid dose blister packing –  tub and liquid filling –  specialist liquid and liquid anaesthetic filling –  strip packing, cartoning and flow wrapping.   Alongside these main disciplines Central Pharma[…]

CWIEME

Manfield Partners was approached by an MBI candidate who was looking to acquire CWIEME from its founder. Manfield took a central role in the negotiations to acquire the business and fund the buyout through its network of investors.   However the MBI candidate was hired during the transaction into a senior role at Ascential (previously[…]

MCM Foods

Manfield acquired MCM Select Foods Ltd, in the UK, and MCM Foods BV, based in the Netherlands, in December, 2011. The two businesses formed part of Mitsui’s Packaged Foods operations and import, distribute and market a mixture of exclusive brands and own label foods for retailers and food service companies. The product range comprises primarily[…]

Mobius Life

Mobius Life is an institutional investment platform focused on the UK pensions and fund management market. UK pension funds, especially Defined Benefit schemes, are under pressure to match their assets to pension liabilities.  This is particularly the case where funds are closed and have an increasing number of members either drawing or close to drawing[…]

Devatics

Devatics is a software and related services business that optimises online and in-store customer experiences. It operates two different businesses, one focused on online optimisation and customer conversion (Engage) and the other linking the online and in-store shopping experience.   Engage includes all the services expected for online and real-time online personalisation such as predictive[…]

Scribestar

Scribestar is a revolutionary on-line editing and review tool that will create a new category of corporate software within legal technology. The Company has partnered with a number of leading UK and US law firms to create a cloud based application that will greatly reduce the time lawyers spend on the more administrative side of[…]

Veros Digital

Veros Digital Partners is dedicated to producing high quality ‘virtual reality’ animated sports games for the global gambling and gaming market.   The Global gaming sector is a $100bn plus market, and is forecast to continue its robust recent growth across the globe. Virtual Sports Gaming is a well-established niche in many markets generating £billions[…]

WaverleyTBS

Manfield acquired WaverleyTBS, the national drinks supplier, in June 2010. The business was a non-core, loss-making subsidiary of Heineken with revenues of £500m but volumes and revenues were declining in a difficult macro-economic and market environment.   The acquisition process was complex given the lack of clean data on the company and the numerous separation[…]