Ashton KCJ advises on Essex acquisition
Thu, 6th November 2014

Ashton KCJ advises on Essex acquisition

Ashton KCJ has advised on the acquisition of Essex-based Bluepoint Technologies.

Bluepoint, based in Colchester, is a provider of consultancy, design, installation and maintenance services in respect of IT and security systems, with clients across Europe.

Ashton KCJ advised SCL Ventures Ltd on the undisclosed takeover.

Geoff Hazlewood, a partner and head of the corporate and commercial team at Ashton KCJ, led the transaction, assisted by Scott Hilton on the commercial property aspects.

Steve Longford, managing director of SCL, said: "The Team at Ashton KCJ led by Geoff Hazlewood were a pleasure to work with.

"They were always available to answer any of my questions and shepherd the deal through to a successful completion. Now it’s time for me to get down to work and grow the business."

Hazlewood added: "It has been a pleasure advising Steve on this transaction. The acquisition really complements the existing SCL business and I am sure Steve will grow the two together to great effect."

category Central and East  |  source Insider Media