Clairfield advises on the sale of Pebbles Care to Ardenton Capital
Pebbles Care, a residential care provider, was sold to Ardenton Capital, a global private equity firm.
Pebbles has grown to become the largest privately-owned provider of residential care for young people in the United Kingdom. Headquartered in Leeds and Dunfermline, the Company currently operates 41 residential care homes and four schools, providing high-acuity care and education across the North of England and Scotland for some of the most vulnerable young people in the UK.
Ardenton Capital is headquartered in Canada with offices in the US and UK. Ardenton is focused on meaningful business partnerships and long-term growth working strategically to nurture management teams and expand into new markets and growing small companies.
Clairfield International in the UK acted as exclusive financial advisor to Pebbles Care Limited.
“Pebbles has been providing outstanding childcare for more than 16 years, so it was crucial that we found an investor who believed in maintaining the Company’s values. With their track record and expertise within the Children’s Services market, Clairfield were the obvious corporate finance practice to partner with. They have lived and breathed the business throughout the transaction and have helped to deliver an excellent result.” Luiz Guilherme – Shareholder and Managing Director
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