Investor Forum, Thursday 25th September at 5pm; Benchmark, Staffline and Manx Telecom
We will be hosting our next Investor Forum at Fasken Martineau, on the evening of Thursday 25th September. You are invited to attend and meet the senior management of Benchmark, Staffline and Manx Telecom.
Alex Hambro will give a brief introduction to Welbeck Investment Partners.
Benchmark Holdings (BMK)
Benchmark IPO'd in December 2013 at 64p, raising £28 million in what was the largest fundraising in the healthcare sector in 2013 on AIM.The group has recently produced strong H1 results, with revenues up 43% to £15.2m. At the start of September it announced an important new partnership with HypoPet to bring an innovative new cat allergy vaccine to market. Malcolm Pye, CEO, will represent the company.
Staffline is a provider of recruitment services for the UK logistics, e-retail, manufacturing, driving, food processing and white collar markets. In May this year it announced the (hugely earnings enhancing) acquisition of Avanta for £45m, propelling Staffline from having a single contract in the UK government's Work Programme to being the third largest provider, with involvement in 9 contracts. Finance Director, Phillip Ledgard, will represent the company.
Manx Telecom (MANX)
Manx Telecom is the leading communication solutions provider on the Isle of Man, offering a wide range of fixed line, broadband, mobile, and data centre services to businesses, consumers and the public sector on the island, as well as a growing portfolio of innovative solutions to offshore customers. The company IPO'd on AIM on the 10th of February this year, placing 110 million shares at 142p. Mike Dee (CEO), & Gary Lamb (CFO), will represent the company.
Due to anticipated interest and limited space availability, interested attendees are encouraged to register as soon as possible.
Venue: Fasken Martineau, 17 Hanover Square, London, W1S 1HU
Time: 5.00pm for 5.30pm start, 35 mins for each company to present and answer questions, and drinks and canapés to follow at 7.15pm.
Date: Thursday 25th September
Please contact: Hannah@equitydevelopment.co.uk with any questions.