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Fircroft Engineering Services

Fircroft Engineering Services (Fircroft) is a leading global provider of recruitment solutions to specialist technical industries.

Equistone will take a significant minority stake in the business in return for the investment, which will allow Fircroft to continue its strong growth. The company's success to date has been driven by its role in the global energy markets, particularly in providing services to oil and gas companies.

Fircroft is headquartered in Warrington, UK, and has a presence in 25 countries, including offices in Europe, Africa, Australasia and North America.  It was founded in 1970 to service oil and gas companies in the North Sea and is now one of the world's leading technical recruitment businesses, with year on year turnover growth of over 20% and current year turnover exceeding £600 million.

Investment Date

Jun 2012

Country

UK

Business Description

Support Services

Revenue at ACQ.

£65m

Employees at ACQ.

420

Investment Type

Primary MBO

We are pleased that Equistone shares our vision for the future and we are delighted to secure the investment and look forward to working with them in the coming years.

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