Corporate Partner Jonathan Leigh-Hunt led the team comprising Frances Spooner, David Bettis, Sive Ozer, Ed Belam, and Eesheta Shah in advising long standing client Chiltern Capital on its acquisition of the UK and US Petrarch business of System Building Products, including the provision of equity finance and the raising of debt finance to fund the acquisition and to back the management team comprised of Craig Chivers and Pete Brough.
The business, now rebranded as Architectural Panel Solutions, is a leading UK manufacturer, fabricator and supplier of interior and exterior building products and systems. The division acquired specialises in stone aggregate panels under the Petrarch brand and two panel framing systems.
Alex Sheffield of Chiltern Capital said “We are delighted to be supporting Craig and the APS team at such an exciting time for the company. We look forward to working closely with them during the next phase of the company’s growth.