GEV Group

The Business

GEV Group is the market leader in the provision of wind turbine blade related maintenance.

Founded in the UK in 2008, the business is renowned for its expertise worldwide.

The Group is led by a high quality, experienced and ambitious management team.

Established platform in a fast growing and evolving sector with significant market opportunities.

The Deal

Majority equity investment from Bridges Fund Management, a private equity investor with a focus on sustainable living.

Full exit for previous institutional investor with cash-out and equity for the senior management team.

Substantial acquisition capital to support the growth aspirations of the group.

Sweet equity structure implemented to incentivise existing and new members of the management team.

Value Add

Worked with the company since 2014, advising on initial investment, various strategic options available to the board and advice on timing.

Engaged to advise the management team through the transaction.

Provided management advice on offers, structure and tax.

JDC’s hands on support and reactiveness assisted the management team throughout the process to a successful conclusion.

Location

UK – Head Office
Operations – Worldwide

Sector

Renewables

Deal

PE Investment

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JDC have been an adviser to the GEV management team since 2015 and provided important advice and support during this latest transaction, which helped us to benchmark the terms offered and analyse the basis of our engagement in the newco going forward. It has been a pleasure to work with the JDC team again and we would not hesitate to recommend them to anyone looking for advisers who need a trustworthy partner to help them navigate through the complexities of an institutional investment.

David Fletcher GEV Group