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Conn3ct acquires ICR Speech Solutions & Services

2020-06-30T08:56:10+00:00

HMT LLP advised leading global communications partner Conn3ct on their acquisition of ICR Speech Solutions & Services Ltd, a highly specialised speech application development company in interactive voice response (IVR) and next generation speech bot technology. IVR is a critical technology in contact centres, providing the initial response to a customer caller before they reach an agent. Dramatic advances in technology and the introduction of artificial intelligence and machine learning have driven IVR from basic ‘call steering’ towards [...]

Maven invests in Nano Interactive

2020-05-04T09:06:26+00:00

HMT LLP advised on the £5.5 million funding round for Nano Interactive, an advertising technology business which specialises in intent targeting based on multiple signals including online search. Maven Capital Partners invested alongside existing investors to support the business’ growth. To date, Nano Interactive has already delivered over 2000 campaigns through its award winning platform which connects brands with premium publishers and allows advertisers and agencies to target users at the exact point of interest using a range [...]

Maven invests in Precursive

2020-04-27T09:50:03+00:00

HMT LLP advised on the £2.5 million funding round for cloud-based software provider Precursive. Maven Capital Partners invested to support the business’ growth. Founded in 2011, Precursive provides a best-in-class software solution to help companies manage their resources more effectively. Currently based in the UK, Precursive’s cloud-based software enables growth through improved customer onboarding and better capacity planning. Precursive serves both small businesses and large enterprise across the agency, consulting, high tech, professional services and telecommunications sectors. The [...]

Rockpool invests in MomentumABM

2020-03-10T18:04:49+00:00

HMT LLP advised Rockpool Investments on their acquisition of leading account-based marketing consultancy firm MomentumABM. With offices in London and Seattle, MomentumABM is an account-based marketing consultancy, providing advisory services that unite marketing and sales teams to grow key accounts.  MomentumABM works with blue chip and enterprise technology companies on B2B sales and marketing optimisation. Since inception in 2011, MomentumABM has worked on hundreds of complex sales cycles, advising on over 4,000 deals and securing over $90 billion [...]

Interact acquires Apex Training

2020-02-14T12:21:10+00:00

HMT LLP provided financial modelling services to Interact Training Group and Rockpool Investments on their acquisition of learning solutions provider Apex Training and Development Ltd. Founded in 1994, Apex Training & Development is a multi-award-winning training technology business, with a pioneering approach towards learning journeys and learning technologies. The business has offices in Falkirk, Plymouth, London and Dubai. Interact is an internationally renowned corporate training provider with a focus on management and leadership courses.  It is unique in [...]

CIPHR acquires Payroll Business Solutions

2019-12-17T13:10:44+00:00

HMT LLP advised LDC backed HR software solutions provider CIPHR Ltd on their acquisition of payroll software & service provider Payroll Business Solutions (“PBS”). Established in 1992 and based in Marlow, CIPHR is one of the UK’s most trusted HR systems providers and supplies UK small and medium sized businesses with HR Software as a Service (Saas), payroll software and eRecruitment solutions to enable their customers to manage their workforce more effectively. PBS provides end to end payroll [...]

MBO of Amberjack backed by LDC

2019-04-25T12:12:15+00:00

HMT LLP advised on the management buy-out of graduate recruitment services firm Amberjack Ltd. LDC Private Equity invested £17.6 million to support the business. Based in Newbury, Amberjack provides specialist career services and software to many of the UK’s largest employers, with a particular focus on graduates, school leavers and apprenticeship programmes. It uses proprietary cloud-based software tools to automate processes, manage application volumes and provide data driven insights to help assess and select candidates and also provide [...]

Outsource UK acquires RZ Group

2019-04-16T09:54:30+00:00

HMT LLP advised specialist independent recruitment firm Outsource UK on their acquisition of RZ Group (previously Recruitment Zone). Headquartered in Swindon with offices in Manchester, Stoke-on-Trent, Birmingham and London, Outsource UK is one of the largest independent recruitment companies in the UK, supplying highly-skilled technology, change and engineering talent to clients within a range of specialist sectors such as engineering, financial services, public sector, defence and logistics. Founded in 1998 and based in Edinburgh and Bolton, RZ Group [...]

The Carlyle Group invests in Derive Logic

2019-11-15T11:43:59+00:00

HMT LLP advised the shareholders of ITAM consultancy business Derive Logic Ltd on its investment from The Carlyle Group. Based in Cirencester with offices across the UK and America, Derive Logic provides services and solutions to enable clients to achieve effective IT governance, assure digital transformation, manage their risk, compliance and performance. Its clients use Derive Logic’s strategic consulting services and managed services to optimise their IT investment while avoiding unnecessary costs and financial penalties. From strategic reviews [...]

Edge invests in digital media owner Jungle Creations

2018-12-18T11:38:12+00:00

Jamie Bolding CEO and Founder HMT LLP advised Edge Investments on their investment in Jungle Creations, one of the world’s most viewed companies on social media. Set up by 27-year-old serial entrepreneur Jamie Bolding in 2014 and headquartered in London, Jungle’ s primary business is as a digital media owner, having created and commercialised some of Facebook’s most popular food, beauty and lifestyle brands such as VT and Twisted, amassing over 82 million followers. Jungle Creations’ in-house [...]