Ellab Expands in Ireland with the Acquisition of ITL

Today, Ellab announces the acquisition of Instrument Technology Limited (ITL), an Irish company specialized in the supply of instrumentation products and services to the life science industry. ITL has since 1985 offered high-quality services and has a proven track-record of representing some of the market’s leading manufacturers of process, calibration and validation instruments. The company’s … Read more

Making a Grand Exit

Many business owners who put their exit on hold because of the economic downturn are only now re-establishing a good trading record. To achieve the optimum exit strategy, planning should begin as early as possible. Sunday Business Post 26 June 2017 “Smart owners seeking to exit their business used the last number of years to … Read more

Alternative Acquisition Funding

Alternative Funding For Acquisitions It is good news to see new sources of lending like recently launched BMS Finance Fund, backed by the Ireland Strategic Investment Fund, and aimed at loans of up to €5m for working capital, capital expenditure, acquisitions and MBO’s. While the pillar banks having being stepping up to the mark in … Read more

Pre-Sale Planning

Up to 50% of private business sales fall through before reaching completion. There are many reasons for this but it is clear far too many business owners try to sell when they are not fully prepared… Pre-Sale Planning – Issues to be considered Motive for selling; is it the right time?, when is?, have you brought … Read more