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21st June 2022

by Winch & Co

Yorkshire private equity firm, Winch & Co, has appointed a new finance director to head up its finance and due diligence teams. Kurt Heron, who has a strong background in financial services, having worked as Head of SME at Barclays Bank, as well as working in senior financial roles at the Lloyds Banking Group and […]

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6th June 2022

by Winch & Co

Private equity firm Winch & Co has invested £250,000 into a recently acquired transport business. The firm bought Cramlington-based Dedicated Transport Solutions (DTS) and its 250,000 sq ft industrial estate last month. Following a £250,000 investment by the new owner, the company has added two new trucks to its fleet as well as upgrading its office […]

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11th May 2022

by Winch & Co

Winch & Co is happy to announce the sale of its publishing business interest, Blue Bricks Magazine. Private equity firm Winch & Co, based in Leeds has recently announced the sale of its publishing and magazine business, Blue Bricks Magazine. The business operates in the investment and property community, producing monthly magazines, content and networking […]

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28th April 20221

by Winch & Co

Winch & Co announced that it has completed the acquisition of Dedicated Transport Solutions, a warehousing and distribution business based in Cramlington, Newcastle-upon-Tyne. Private equity firm Winch & Co, which has its sights set on adding five logistics business to its increasing portfolio, has completed the acquisition of a North East freight operator and its […]

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7th March 20222

by Winch & Co

We are pleased to welcome another member to the team at Winch & Co – Debra Hart. Winch & Co is proud to welcome Debra Hart as our new commercial director. She is a driven, dynamic manager with demonstrable experience in a range of industries – working closely with the sales functions across the Winch […]

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26th January 2022

by Winch & Co

UK biotech firm, Aptamer Group, successfully floated via IPO on the London AIM at a value of £80million. The York-based company makes synthetic antibodies for pharmaceutical firms including AstraZeneca. Dr Arron Tolley, together with his business partner Dr David Bunka, successfully floated their biotechnology company via IPO in December 2021. It presents such a huge achievement for […]

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24th January 2022

by Winch & Co

Lux Auto, a car rental and sales business based out of Cambridge run by entrepreneur Sam Bradbury, has received £50,000 seed investment from Winch & Co. Sam Bradbury, managing director of Lux Auto, a vehicle sales and rental business based in Cambridge, has received a £50,000 cash injection from boutique Leeds-based private equity firm Winch […]

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17th January 2022

by Winch & Co

After 7 months working part-time, we are pleased to offer Stuart, our lead researcher, the full-time role as Finance Associate. Stuart Lister has been working with Winch & Co now, part-time, for 7 months since offering him the placement back in June last year, and we have been impressed with his attention to detail, work […]

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24th December 2021

by Winch & Co

Introduction 2021 has been a record year for the Winch & Co Private Equity investment team. We have initiated two new investment mandates and built the capital deployment framework to scale those mandates in 2022 and beyond. Building a durable and demonstrable relationship with our banking and legal partners, we have set the scene for […]

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10th December 2021

by Winch & Co

We are Carbon Neutral We are proud to announce that as of this week, Winch & Co is a totally carbon neutral company, having removed 26,000 kg of carbon from the atmosphere so far, with an aim to remove over 100 tonnes per year by 2023. We have done this by supporting and providing resources […]


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