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21 March 18

CorpAcq acquires KFS

We are very pleased to announce that CorpAcq has acquired Key Forensic Services Ltd (KFS). CorpAcq are a Buy & Build Acquisitions Group and not Venture Capitalists or a Private Equity Firm. 

The company was formed in 2006 and is now one of the fastest growing businesses in the UK. They currently hold more than 20 different businesses within the group, which produces a combined turnover of over £250m.

CorpAcq are a long-term investor in successful businesses with a proven operational management team and a track record of consistent profitability, demonstrated over many years. CorpAcq acquire and develop selected businesses where it has been identified that management have both the drive and determination to grow and take the business forward.

As of 16th March 2018, KFS commenced trading again, all our operational teams are ready and eager to start re-engaging with customers and delivering forensic services. We have significant available capacity across all scientific disciplines and can confirm that all our operating credentials remain unaffected by the change of ownership and have been transferred across to the new legal entity. We continue to operate across three sites in Coventry, Norwich and Warrington, providing a full range of forensic services both in and out of office hours.

Commenting on the recent period of change, Group Managing Director Paul Hackett said, “I want to thank all our staff and customers for their unwavering support during the change of ownership process. Without doubt, it has been the biggest challenge that KFS has ever faced. Now, as part of the CorpAcq Group, we have a fantastic opportunity to take the business forward and plan for the long term.”

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