We are pleased to announce completion has now taken place and Goldman Sachs are the new majority owner of Aston Lark.
Bowmark Capital, who were the original private equity firm behind the 2015 management buyout of Aston Scott and the subsequent merger with Lark to form Aston Lark in 2017 have also reinvested in the company.
Our CEO Peter Blanc, said “we’re thrilled to have completed this investment which will help us to continue our independent growth journey over the coming years. It’s also a great vote of confidence in our team to have Bowmark Capital reinvesting alongside Goldman Sachs. We remain very keen to talk to like-minded brokers seeking an independent future with a broker that truly cares about its clients and staff. Our ambition for the business is very exciting and I’d just like to express my sincere thanks to all of our fantastic staff who make everything happen”
Michele Titi-Cappelli, Head of Financial Services investing in Europe at Goldman Sachs’ Merchant Banking Division, said “we’re delighted to have completed our investment in Aston Lark and we’re ambitious to help the team create a leading independent broking group”.