Acora’s Acquisition Of Westgate IT

In UK Charles Russell Speechlys, advised on the matter.

Charles Russell Speechlys advised Acora with a team including Mark Howard (Picture – Corporate M&A), Robert Birchall (Tax M&A and Deal Advisory).

Acora on its acquisition of Westgate IT, an IT support services provider. Acora delivers industry leading 24/7 IT infrastructure, cloud and end user support solutions services, working with over 300 clients to provide everything from the design and build of complex solutions to the day-to-day management of services.

Established in 1996, Westgate IT specialises in providing IT support to businesses in the South West, minimising the cost many businesses pay for an in-house IT department. Westgate’s diverse client portfolio ranges from smaller local businesses to large government agencies and blue chip companies. With a now 400+ strong team of IT Professionals working together, the combined businesses will deliver an unrivalled customer experience.

The Charles Russell Speechlys team was led by Corporate Partner, Mark Howard (Picture), supported by Corporate Associates Alex Stevens and James Scott, Tax Partner Robert Birchall supported by Tax Associate Anna Reynolds and Employment Senior Associate Becky Lawton and Associate Jack Vaughan. 

Involved fees earner: Robert Birchall – Charles Russell Speechlys; Mark Howard – Charles Russell Speechlys; Becky Lawton – Charles Russell Speechlys; Anna Reynolds – Charles Russell Speechlys; James Scott – Charles Russell Speechlys; Alex Stevens – Charles Russell Speechlys; Jack Vaughan – Charles Russell Speechlys;

Law Firms: Charles Russell Speechlys;

Clients: Acora;

Author: Giulia Di Palma