Acquisition of Cega Group by Charles Taylor plc

BDO.LiveSite.Deals.DealTypeTransaction Services
BDO.LiveSite.Deals.IndustryBusiness Services & Healthcare

BDO provided vendor due diligence services to Cega Group in connection with their acquisition by Charles Taylor plc. for £29.8m.  Based in Chichester and employing 70 people, Cega Group is a specialist provider of travel-related services to underwriters, insurance companies and large corporates in both the public and private sectors. The Group has long established relationships with many blue chip customers.  Charles Taylor plc are seeking to develop new professional service lines through the acquisition with Cega providing new customers, and additional technical capabilities.     

"BDO provided a detailed report to a strict deadline, which provided a comprehensive and independent analysis of our business. The BDO team demonstrated a sound understanding of our sector and key performance indicators. The work performed by BDO was done in an efficient manner which allowed us to focus on completing the transaction smoothly, backed up by a quality due diligence report."

Alistair Hardie, Chief Executive, Cega Group