Consumer & Retail
Buying a business

Springboard Corporate Finance is delighted to announce that it has advised Sykes Holiday Cottages on its UK acquisition strategy.

About the deal

Sykes is the UK’s largest independent holiday cottage agency. Sykes exclusively manages over 14,000 properties across the UK.

To support its impressive organic growth, Sykes, an investee company of Livingbridge, is pursuing a buy and build strategy that has seen it complete multiple acquisitions of regional agencies across the UK.

How we made a difference

  • Devised and managed origination strategy to identify and approach potential acquisition targets;
  • Advised the company in initial appraisal, valuation and structuring of opportunities; and
  • Led negotiations with vendors and project managed deals to completion.
What our clients say

Michael Graham, Chief Financial Officer - Sykes Cottages

Successfully delivering multiple acquisitions has been a key focus for us. Springboard have quickly become an integral part of the Sykes acquisition team. Their counsel and support across a varied range of situations and challenges has been absolutely invaluable to us.