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ACIS

ACIS

Traffic and transport information system

In April 2005 Inflexion led a £20m buyout of real-time passenger information systems ACIS. After doubling profits, The Carlyle Group bought the company for £59m in 2006.

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AE Live

AE Live

Data driven graphics

AE Live provides graphics solutions for live sports broadcasts. Inflexion backed its buyout in December 2017.

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Alcumus

Alcumus

Risk management

Alcumus is the UK’s leading provider of supply chain and risk management solutions. Inflexion backed the £92m buyout of Alcumus in October 2015 and subsequent £47m acquisition of Santia in November 2015.

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Aspen Pumps

Aspen Pumps

Manufacturer of specialist pumps

In 2007 Inflexion led a buyout of Aspen Pumps and helped management to accelerate its growth. The 2015 sale to 3i generated a 22x return on investment. Inflexion re-invested in Aspen Pumps in December 2019.

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ATCORE

ATCORE

Travel technology software

Inflexion backed the buyout of ATCORE, a leading travel technology company, in November 2017. ATCORE provides specialist software solutions for global travel operators.

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Automotive Transformation Group

Automotive Transformation Group

Automotive software

Automotive Transformation Group is a leading provider of automotive sales, retention and renewal software solutions.

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Auxadi

Auxadi

Tech-enabled corporate services

Inflexion backed Auxadi, a leading tech-enabled corporate services business operating across Iberia and South America, in August 2020. It is our first investment in Spain.

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Avantus

Avantus

Aerospace engineer and manufacturer

Inflexion backed the secondary buyout of the global leader in gap management Avantus in May 2015.

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Bollington Wilson

Bollington Wilson

Insurance broker

In October 2017, Inflexion backed the buyout and simultaneous merger of Bollington Insurance Broker and Wilsons Insurance Broker to create Bollington Wilson Group.

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British Engineering Services

British Engineering Services

Engineering testing

Inflexion led the carve-out of engineering testing business British Engineering Services ("BES") from RSA plc in October 2015, and in 2021 re-invested in the company to support the firm's contnued growth.

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Calco

Calco

IT recruitment and training

Inflexion backed the buyout of Dutch outsourced IT recruitment and training services specialist Calco in January 2018.

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Cawood Scientific

Cawood Scientific

Laboratory testing services

Cawood delivers highly accredited analytical services to organisations within the agriculture and renewable energy sectors. Inflexion backed the buyout of the business in March 2017.

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Chambers and Partners

Chambers and Partners

B2B information services provider in the legal sector

Chambers and Partners is a B2B information services provider in the legal sector. Inflexion led the buyout of Chambers and Partners in March 2018.

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CloserStill Media

CloserStill Media

Media and exhibitions business

Inflexion made a minority investment into CloserStill Media in March 2015. In the three years we worked together we made eight acquisitions and international revenues increased 6x.

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CMSPI

CMSPI

Global payments consultancy

CMS Payments Intelligence (“CMSPI”) is an independent global payments consultancy that provides data, technology and industry expertise to merchants.

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CNX Therapeutics

CNX Therapeutics

Pharmaceuticals

In August 2021 Inflexion acquired CNX Therapeutics, a UK-based pharmaceutical platform focused on providing life changing medicines. The business was formed when Inflexion acquired Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Europe’s operations.

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Comparison Technologies

Comparison Technologies

Price comparison technology enabler

Comparison Technologies is a multi-channel price comparison technology enabler for home services (energy, broadband, mobile and TV), created through Inflexion’s simultaneous buyouts of Energy Helpline and UK Web Media in April 2018.

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CP Electronics

CP Electronics

Lighting control systems

Inflexion invested in lighting maker CP Electronics in January 2014 through its investment in Aspen Pumps. Two years later, French industrial group Legrand bought the business.

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Creative Car Park

Creative Car Park

Car park management solutions

In March 2019, Inflexion backed the buyout of Creative Car Park Limited the UK’s leading provider of car park management solutions for small businesses.

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CTC Aviation

CTC Aviation

Aviation training services

Inflexion backed the buyout of pilot training company CTC Aviation in 2012, funding growth before selling to NYSE-listed L-3 Communications in May 2015.

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Curinos

Curinos

Financial data and analytics

Curinos is an industry leading data, analytics and technology company servicing financial institutions, globally.

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Detectortesters

Detectortesters

Fire safety products

In September 2021, Inflexion made a majority investment in Detectortesters, the leading global manufacturer of fire detector testing equipment.

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DR&P

DR&P

Corporate insurance broker

DR&P Group Limited is a corporate insurance broker based in the North of England.

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DWS

DWS

IT, communications and cloud wholesale platform

Digital Wholesale Solutions (“DWS”), is an independent IT, communications and cloud wholesale platform. In 2021, Inflexion made a significant minority investment through its Partnership Capital fund.

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