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Angus Fire: Management buyout supports manufacturer

Investment increases capacity, drives operational improvement and supports organic growth.

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Sector
  • Industrials

Angus Fire is a global leader in firefighting technology.

Deal type
  • Management buyout
Deal value

£62m

The Team
LDC Region

Angus Fire is a global leader in firefighting technology, developing quality, high-performance products. The group designs and manufactures fire hoses, industrial hoses, foam concentrates and engineered firefighting systems.

With customers in more than 100 countries, Angus Fire’s high spec and often mission-critical products are supplied into the oil & gas, aerospace, firefighting, military, port and utilities sectors.

Investing for growth

In June 2013, the management team completed a £62m management buyout backed by LDC.

We were chosen based on our experience in organic growth through business improvement, and the business is using the investment to increase capacity and drive operational improvement.

LDC’s investment provides the financial and strategic support to help us capitalise on the increased demand in emerging markets.”
Paul Williams, CEO
Angus Fire