Quayle Munro Limited is pleased to announce that it has advised Gresham Private Equity, Management and other shareholders of 7city Learning, a leading global training provider, on its sale to Fitch Group.
Founded in 2000 and based in London with offices in New York, Singapore and Dubai, 7city Learning is globally recognised for providing high quality, innovative learning and development solutions primarily to the financial services industry. The Company serves more than 800 blue chip clients, including the global top 10 investment banks and 9 of the global top ten fund managers.
Fitch Group is combining 7city with its Fitch Training unit to form Fitch 7city Learning, a global leader in financial trading.
Paul Shaw, CEO, 7city Learning said:
“The team at QM were first class and guided us every step of the way. They looked after all aspects of the process and it was only possible to complete in the time frame we did because of their singular focus and expert attention to detail. QM work very hard on developing industry relationships and their credibility and knowledge provided the shareholders with the best possible advice. We are very excited to take the business on to the next stage within the Fitch Group.”
James Barbour-Smith, Partner at Gresham Private Equity said:
“Quayle Munro impressed us with their knowledge of the sector but more particularly their contacts within the key potential buyers. This proved crucial once we entered the formal process. Their ability to understand clearly the positions of both the buyer and the sellers allowed the transaction to be completed in an efficient and confidential manner.”