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Rutland Partners is pleased to announce the appointment of Andy Powell as Managing Partner with effect from 15 May 2017. This represents a major step in Rutland's long-term plan for the evolution of its leadership team. Powell brings a wide range of attributes and experience to...

Rutland Partners is pleased to announce that on 1 September 2016 it agreed and completed the sale of Millbrook Group to Spectris PLC for £122 million. The disposal from Rutland Fund II realises for investors a return of over 6x its investment. Millbrook was acquired from...

Rutland Partners announces it has invested £33.0m into UK-based Walstead Group which, in turn, has helped facilitate the completion of Walstead’s acquisition of Let’s Print Holding AG (“LEYKAM Let’s Print”). With 2015 revenues of EUR €230 million and 1,600 employees, Walstead is a leading commercial printing...

Rutland is delighted to announce three promotions within its Deal Team; Michael Reynolds has been promoted to Investment Director, with Matthew Hamilton-Allen and Jason Birt both promoted to Investment Managers. Michael joined Rutland in 2012 and in the last year was instrumental in the successful outcome...

Rutland Partners is pleased to announce that on 23 June 2015 it completed the acquisition of Gardman Group ("Gardman") in an all equity transaction. Based in Peterborough, Gardman is the leading supplier of wild bird care products, tooling, lighting and gardening sundries to the garden sector....

With a number of retail focused investments, Christmas is an important trading period for the Rutland portfolio. Differentiated by the sector of the consumer market they target, each of Rutland's retail portfolio companies - Pizza Hut Restaurants, Maplin Electronics and Bernard Matthews - reported a...

Rutland is delighted to announce the expansion of their Deal Team with the appointments of Investment Executives, Matthew Hamilton and Jason Birt. Matthew, a graduate from Durham University with an undergraduate degree in Economics and a Masters in Finance from Durham University Business School, joins Rutland...

Rutland Partners is pleased to announce that, on 15 January 2015, it held a final close for its latest fund, Rutland Fund III, with total commitments of £263 million. The investors in Fund III come from the UK, continental Europe and North America and include pension...