QPE case study series: Origination
Building strong, long-term relationships with business owners is central to our strategy and values. Ed Goddard, Paul Mangan and Prudence Howell-Jones explain why the Origination role is so important to both Queen's Park Equity and the management teams we're supporting.
22nd August 2023
Three misconceptions when dealing with Big Data
The term “Big Data” has been banded around for some time but has experienced strong growth in usage over the last few years as organisations and key stakeholders become aware of its true value, applications and end output, enabled by rapid progression of technology.
5th June 2023
Encore completes acquisition of the residential management division of Knight Frank
Queen’s Park Equity (“QPE”) is delighted to announce that Encore has acquired Knight Frank’s Residential Asset Management (RAM) division. This follows Knight Frank’s strategic decision to focus on its core agency business and no longer provide residential block management services.
31st March 2023
FutureDeluxe completes follow-on investment in Tendril
Queen’s Park Equity (“QPE”) is delighted to announce that FutureDeluxe has completed the complementary follow-on investment in Tendril, a global creative studio which uses design, animation, and technology to tell transformational stories for the world’s leading organisations.
25th January 2023
QPE – A Year in Review 2021
The twelve months following the final close of QPE Fund 1 have been exceptionally busy: building the team, making platform investments, completing follow-on acquisitions, finding new offices, hosting our inaugural AGM and much, much more... Check out our first 'Year in review' below.
2nd December 2021
learndirect completes bolt-on acquisition of SmileWisdom
Queen’s Park Equity (“QPE”) is delighted to announce that learndirect has acquired SmileWisdom in a deal that adds to the group’s existing portfolio of professional dental nursing courses, making learndirect one of the UK’s largest dental training providers.
23rd November 2021
QPE supports management buyout of Sagacity Solutions
Queen’s Park Equity (“QPE”) is proud to announce that it has supported the management buyout of Sagacity Solutions (“Sagacity”), a leading provider of tech-enabled customer data management solutions, led by the founders of the business, Anita Dougall, Malka Townshend and Harry Dougall.
17th May 2021
learndirect completes bolt-on acquisitions of ACD and i-to-i
Queen’s Park Equity (“QPE”) is proud to announce that learndirect has completed the acquisitions of Animal Courses Direct (“ACD”) and i-to-i (TATG Ltd), two specialist training providers operating in the Animal Welfare and Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) sectors respectively.
10th March 2021
QPE Completes Investment In DCSL
Queen’s Park Equity (“QPE”) has completed its investment in DCSL Ltd (“DCSL”), a multi-award-winning software development and digital transformation specialist, to support its ambitious plans for organic and acquisitive growth in the UK and overseas.
26th January 2021