Heligan advised Patrick Harte and Louis Bradley (Management) on the acquisition of Cambridge HOK by Atrium Agri and Management. CambridgeHOK designs and develops automated vertical farming centres and commercial glasshouses at the technological cutting edge of horticulture.

The deal was supported by Atrium Agri, a Dutch headquartered pan-European horticultural group and represented their first acquisition in the UK.

Louis Bradley, Director of CambridgeHOK stated 

“A sincere thank you for the input of yourself which has been invaluable to Patrick and I. As you say it has been a bit of rollercoaster and we wouldn’t have wanted to have gone on it without the guidance and support you have provided.”

Sector: Engineering

Location: Brough, England

Value: £10-25m