Sale of MIRA to Horiba

Deal typeTransaction Services
IndustryBusiness Services

BDO provided vendor due diligence services (financial, tax and pensions) to MIRA prior to its sale to Tokyo-listed industrial group, Horiba. MIRA is an internationally renowned vehicle engineering consultancy, providing testing services and an R&D location/technology park for the transport sector, with clients including JLR, the MoD, Ford and Aston Martin. Based in the Midlands (Nuneaton), MIRA’s primary facility is a 748 acre site, including 58 miles of proving ground and over 35 major test facilities/labs.   

“MIRA appointed BDO to conduct the financial due diligence for the sale of MIRA. The team were extremely professional and a pleasure to work with. The stakeholders in MIRA are delighted with the sale to Horiba and the input from BDO as part of this.”

Tim Nathan, MIRA CFO