Sale of Ascot Doors to German Group DORMA

Deal typeTransaction Services
IndustryBusiness Services & Manufacturing

BDO Corporate Finance is pleased to announce the sale of Ascot Doors to the German Group DORMA, a world market leader in door controls, movable walls and glass fittings and accessories. DORMA has operations in more than 50 countries and employs 7,000 worldwide with sales in excess of €1bn.  

Ascot Doors is a supplier and installer of high performance retail, industrial & commercial doors, complemented by a national service network and the acquisition continues to strengthen DORMA’s position as the leading supplier of premium access solutions and services.             

BDO Corporate Finance were excellent throughout the sale process. After 30 years of owning and managing our business, we took the huge decision to sell it and the guidance, advice and commercial mindset of the BDO team were instrumental in helping us to achieve a successful outcome. Their teamwork ensured effective communications at all times and as the focal point for the Sellers, I was comforted by their experience and professionalism. I would strongly recommend BDO.        

Andrew Ashworth, Managing Director and Shareholder, Ascot Doors