Omar Welcome New North of England Sales & Showground Manager

Rutland is delighted to announce that Omar has been included in this year’s parliamentary review as an example of best practice. Co-chaired by Lord Blunkett and Lord Eric Pickles, The Parliamentary Review is a bastion of political insight which serves as an indispensable guide to industry...

AFI Group's acquisition of Facelift (GB) and its new private equity backing has been named as Insider's Deal of the Month for August. Facelift is a long-established powered access rental business with a strong heritage in the truck mounted platform market. The combined deal represented a...

Endeavour Automotive has appointed Aston Barclay as its remarketing partner in a two-year contract which will see 4,000 part exchange vehicles sold physically and digitally. Every Wednesday, from 4 September, Endeavour will be offering used cars at Aston Barclay Chelmsford  from its 15 dealers that represent...

Aston Barclay has announced the appointment of Richard Cross as its new group sales director.  He will be responsible for driving new sales volumes in Aston Barclay’s physical centres and across its digital platforms. Richard has over 20 years’ experience in the automotive industry working for...

Rutland Partners is pleased to announce that on 13 August 2019 it agreed and completed the sale of AFI Group ("AFI") to its existing management team led by CEO, David McNicholas, and Chairman, David Shipman. At the same time AFI has acquired Facelift, a long-established powered...

Rutland Partners is pleased to announce that on 5 August 2019 it completed the acquisition of a majority share of Hereford Contract Canning (HCC) Limited (“HCC”). HCC is the second largest contract canning provider in the UK and is differentiated by its focus on low to...

Omar Group is delighted to announce the appointment of new Managing Director, John Gill, for UK Sundecks. The appointment marks the next phase in what is set to be exciting times for the brand, with new contracts and ambitious growth plans on the horizon. UK Sundecks...