Acquisition of Lifestyle Dealer Group by Hendy Group

Deal typeM&A & Transaction Services
IndustryRetail & Consumer

BDO has advised on the acquisition of the Lifestyle Dealer Group by Hendy Group, an acquisition which has created a top 20 automotive retailer in the UK. Hendy Group now operates 12 motor franchises at 25 locations in Hampshire, Sussex, Surrey, Kent and Devon, with an annual turnover set to reach £600m. BDO advised Hendy Group on the acquisition, providing M&A advice, transaction services and tax structuring advice on the transaction.

"It was great working with BDO on the acquisition of the Lifestyle Group. They were involved with us in every step, from initial discussions through to completion. The team clearly worked very hard and impressed us with their expertise and energy throughout a complicated transaction. They remained fully committed to getting a successful outcome, delivering high quality advice throughout, and were instrumental in getting the deal done. I would fully recommend the BDO team and look forward to working with them on future acquisitions".           

Paul Hendy, Managing Director, Hendy Group