Gateley Plc has acted on behalf of the shareholders of the North West based Gledhill companies, on their acquisition by Groupe Atlantic.

Groupe Atlantic, a French based family owned company, boasts a turnover in excess of €1.3 billion, with over 5,500 employees worldwide and manufacturing plants throughout Europe and Asia which distribute products to over 100 companies.

The deal was led from Gateley’s Manchester office by Charles Glaskie, Corporate partner, supported by Leigh Whittaker and Kathryn Hornsby, Corporate solicitors, Richard Clitherow, Tax legal director and Francesca Read, Employment associate.

Commenting on the deal Charles Glaskie said: “The Gledhill group of companies have a longstanding reputation as market leaders in their field and we’re delighted to have advised the Gledhill family and management team on this successful acquisition by Groupe Atlantic.”

For more information about our Corporate services please contact: Charles Glaskie, Leigh Whittaker, Kathryn Hornsby, Richard Clitherow or Francessca Read.