Manufacturing is more than just putting parts together. It’s coming up with ideas, testing principles and perfecting the engineering, as well as final assembly.
— James Dyson

Bishopsgate has an excellent track record advising independent industrial businesses serving a range of sectors from aerospace to plastics to automotive. This sector remains a highly attractive investment market and the hotbed for the most innovative technologies and services. 

Engineered Products is an area where UK manufacturers remain at the forefront globally, and are able to outperform competitors in low-cost labour environments. Britain still has some of the most talented engineers around, producing market-leading highly engineered products and providing solutions for customers.

Niche businesses with an innovative product offering and engineering approach make extremely attractive acquisition targets for both UK and overseas corporates.

In addition, long-term contracts and recurring revenues provide a predictability of earnings that is attractive to both trade acquirers and private equity investors.