Our Hazlewoods Corporate Finance team, led by Paul Fussell, are pleased to announce that we have recently advised on the acquisition of Eventurous Limited, a market leader in the corporate events industry across the UK by Garlands Leisure Limited (Garlands).
Garlands provide a wide range of tailored indoor and outdoor activities, team development programmes, large corporate fun days, team building days and incentive events, as well as on-site conference and event facilities at Mythe Farm, Warwickshire. The acquisition complements Garlands by providing an off-site solution.
Joanna Garland, Director of Garlands, said:
"We are really excited to have the Eventurous team here with us, they have such a wealth of knowledge and experience working at venues all over the country.
“After researching who would be the best firm to undertake due diligence we chose Hazlewoods. Recognised as outstanding in their field, their friendly personable service, professionalism and regular communication with ourselves and other advisers made the challenge of acquisition a pleasure. The Hazlewoods team clearly have an excellent understanding of acquisitions and disposals, know what their clients want and don’t hang around on helping them to achieve it. We were delighted with Hazlewoods as a firm, who delivered an outstanding level of service within their original fee estimate, which was very refreshing. I would definitely recommend Hazlewoods.”
Hazlewoods provided financial due diligence services, advising on all aspects of the transaction to completion. Paul Fussell, Partner at Hazlewoods, said:
“We are delighted to have been able to assist Garlands achieve the successful acquisition of Eventurous. There is an exciting future ahead for both companies as they realise the natural synergies between them and expand their overall business offering. We wish the business and its employees every success for the future.”