Andrew Jackson Solicitors law firm advised Hull-based Burton Roofing Merchants on the acquisition of a counterpart.
Burton Roofing, the UK subsidiary of the Cupa Group, has acquired Rinus Roofing Supplies (Rinus) for an undisclosed amount.
Rinus had sales of £ 57 million in 2019, employs 184 people and has a portfolio of more than 2,600 customers. It has 24 offices across the UK.
Following the acquisition, the combined group will have sales of £ 140 million.
Burton Roofing was advised on the acquisition by a multidisciplinary team at Andrew Jackson Solicitors, led by Philip Ashworth (Corporate) and Geoff Phillips (Property). They were supported by Nicole Waldron (Business), Yasmin Fenton (Property), Fiona Phillips (Tax), and Nick Wilson (Employment).
Andrew Jackson Corporate Partner Philip Ashworth said, “It has been a pleasure to support the Burton Roofing team in this important milestone in their growth. It is particularly rewarding to represent them as a long-time customer of the company in this important business.” This makes the company twice as big. “