Overseas Buyers Account for almost half of all Food & Beverage Transactions in 2010

London – January 2011

The forthcoming review of M&A activity in the Food and Beverage sector for 2010 highlights that 44% of buyers of UK Food and Beverage businesses in the period were either subsidiaries of overseas companies or, overseas based businesses. This trend flags the benefit of including possible overseas buyers for a company when entering into an auction process to dispose of an asset.

A full appreciation and understanding of the industry and the key players on an international, not just a UK basis, is essential to achieve the best price from an auction transaction. Oghma Partners LLP with its extensive industry knowledge and contacts is ideally placed to provide this buyer access. For a full copy of the report please contact Oghma Partners or see the download available soon.