Crompton Technology Group

Business Sale

The background

Crompton Technology Group (CTG) is a privately-held company,with 150 employees at its Banbury, UK facility. CTG's products are used on a number of diverse aerospace platforms in production and development.  Primary aerospace products include transmission shafts for flight control and power drive systems as well as specialized pipes used in fuel systems.  CTG also has successfully applied its composite design capabilities to a number of other products, including flywheels and accumulators in the clean energy and advanced vehicle markets.  

The challenge

Evolution Capital were chosen by the business shareholders of CTG to conduct a thorough review of the business, before embarking on a business sale process to achieve optimal value for the business. As an innovative and leading business within the technology and science industry,finding the right buyer was essential.

Advice, planning and preparation

The transaction team at Evolution Capital delivered the essential advice to further company performance,

We find the right buyer at the right time, focusing on both multiples and optimally adjusted EBITDA and, with our complete management and support through due diligence, our team ensure outstanding transactional outcomes to exceeding shareholder aspirations.

A successful outcome

Dr. Scott Roberts, Managing Director of CTG, said,"Over the last few years, CTG has grown rapidly and gained recognition as an innovator in the field of composites. In joining Goodrich, we look forward to continuing to grow the business while maintaining our entrepreneurial drive for designing and manufacturing increasingly advanced technical solutions."

Goodrich Corporation, a Fortune 500 company, is a global supplier of systems and services to aerospace, defense and homeland security markets.  With one of the most strategically diversified portfolios of products in the industry, Goodrich serves a global customer base with significant worldwide manufacturing and service facilities.