NOVA IS A PIONEER IN PORTFOLIO BUY-OUTS
SPECIALISING IN ACQUIRING MULTIPLE BUSINESSES
IN A SINGLE TRANSACTION
Company Name Continent Year of Exit Buyer
Engineering & Manufacturing
Company Name: Ashland Hardware Continent: US Date of Exit: 2018 Buyer: Tyman plc
Company Name: MC Electronics Continent: US Date of Exit: 2018 Buyer: Volex Plc
Company Name: Penox Group S.A. Continent: France, Germany, Spain,
Mexico, Brazil
Date of Exit: 2017 Buyer: JBDLS Ltd
Company Name: Wescon Controls Continent: US Date of Exit: 2016 Buyer: Suprajit USA Inc
Company Name: Bibby Scientific Continent: UK, France, US, China Date of Exit: 2015 Buyer: Cole Parmer Inc
Company Name: Coast Wire & Plastic Tech., LLC Continent: US Date of Exit: 2014 Buyer: Alpha Wire
Company Name: Anderson & Forrester Continent: US Date of Exit: 2014 Buyer: M & N Acquisitions Co., LLC
Company Name: RollEase Continent: US Date of Exit: 2013 Buyer: Shoreview Industries
Company Name: Wilkinson Steel and Metals Inc Continent: Canada Date of Exit: 2013 Buyer: Samuel, Son & Co., Limited
Company Name: Carbolite Holdings Limited Continent: UK, Germany and US Date of Exit: 2012 Buyer: Verder Group
Company Name: Sterilin Continent: UK, Germany and US Date of Exit: 2011 Buyer: Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc
Company Name: Diacom Continent: US Date of Exit: 2011 Buyer: Fulham & Co
Company Name: EIS Optics (Shanghai) Limited Continent: China Date of Exit: 2011 Buyer: Materion Corporation
Company Name: ABSL Continent: UK Date of Exit: 2011 Buyer: Enersys
Company Name: Dynalab Corporation Continent: US Date of Exit: 2009 Buyer: Management Buyout
Company Name: Nuclitec GmbH Continent: Germany Date of Exit: 2009 Buyer: Eckert & Ziegler Strahle-und Medizintechnik AG
Company Name: QSA Global Continent: US Date of Exit: 2008 Buyer: Illinois Tools Works Inc
Services & Distribution
Company Name: Directorbank Continent: UK Date of Exit: 2017 Buyer: MBO
Company Name: Specialist Hire Group Continent: UK Date of Exit: 2014 Buyer: Doosan Industrial Vehicle UK Limited
Company Name: Debro Chemicals Inc Continent: Canada Date of Exit: 2014 Buyer: 4l Capital Inc
Company Name: aia Continent: UK Date of Exit: 2009 Buyer: TMP Worldwide Advertising & Communications
Company Name: Models1 Continent: UK Date of Exit: 2009 Buyer: Opengate Capital
Company Name: NotifyMD Continent: US Date of Exit: 2009 Buyer: Company buy-back
Company Name: Afora Continent: Spain Date of Exit: 2008 Buyer: Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc
Technology, Media & Telecoms
Company Name: Wax Digital Continent: UK Date of Exit: 2015 Buyer: August Capital
Company Name: RedEye Continent: UK Date of Exit: 2014 Buyer: Private Investor
Company Name: MeetingZone Continent: UK and US Date of Exit: 2011 Buyer: GMT Communications Partners
Company Name: Continuum International Publishing Group Continent: UK and US Date of Exit: 2011 Buyer: Bloomsbury Publishing Plc
Company Name: Detector Technology Limited Continent: Hong Kong Date of Exit: 2010 Buyer: Jarden Corp
Company Name: nCode Continent: UKUS Date of Exit: 2008 Buyer: Spectris plc
Consumer, Retail & Leisure
Company Name: Ashland Continent: US Date of Exit: 2018 Buyer: Tyman plc
Company Name: CP Group Continent: UK Date of Exit: 2011 Buyer: British Ceramic Tiles
Company Name: Norcros Continent: UK, Australia and South Africa Date of Exit: 2007 Buyer: IPO