Sale of APC Plc’s non-core water treatment division

Deal typeM&A
IndustryBusiness Services
Client nameAPC Technology Group Plc

BDO M&A team advised APC Technology Group Plc (“APC”) on the sale of its subsidiary Green Compliance Water Division Limited to South Staffordshire Plc (“SSW”)

Green Compliance Water Division Limited is a leading operator in water treatment providing a variety of water hygiene and maintenance support services to corporate clients. This disposal enables APC to focus on the growth of its core electronic components and distribution business

This acquisition confirms IWS (the water hygiene division of SSW) as a leading player in the UK by extending the geographical coverage and enhancing the ability to provide a full spectrum service nationwide.             

“BDO proved themselves to be thoroughly dedicated professional advisors and their management of the transaction was impressive, demonstrating at all times exceptional levels of commitment with first class insight through each stage of the process to completion.

BDO’s first rate FM sector knowledge was a key decision for the appointment and we were particularly impressed with the team’s ability to negotiate aggressively on our behalf in securing a favourable outcome.”

Richard Hodgson, Chief Executive of APC Plc