Sale of Enterprise Security Distribution to Fortus

Deal typeM&A
IndustryBusiness Services
Sub-industrySupport services

Enterprise Security Distribution (ESD) is a leading provider of commercial security equipment and systems. Based from branches across the country the business has established itself as an industry leader due to its geographic reach, high quality service and excellent range of products.

The transaction with Fortus represents the next stage in the evolution of both businesses who are closely aligned in their values, growth ambitions and commitment to exceptional customer service. Key ESD management will be staying on with the enlarged group.

BDO supported Enterprise Security Distribution with strategic M&A advice as well as tax.

“The BDO team provided invaluable support and advice in helping us successfully complete this deal. We are very pleased with the outcome and thanks to the assistance from Duncan and his team feel like an excellent result was achieved for all involved. Fortus are an excellent partner with shared ambitions and values that we have no doubt will fully support the ESD Group in its continued growth”.

Kevin Gomez
Director & Shareholder, Enterprise Security Distribution

“Enterprise Security Distribution are an example of the success that can be achieved through professionalism, knowledge of the market and great customer service. Its been a pleasure to work with them through this project and we have no doubt that the management team and combined group will continue to go from strength to strength”.

Duncan Lamb
Partner, BDO