In today’s fast moving global landscape companies are increasingly concentrating on their core strengths and outsourcing non-core activities.

At Clearwater International we have an established track record of advising companies in the business services sector across industries ranging from recruitment, facilities management, logistics and insurance through to professional services and real estate.

Whether it’s maintenance contracts, building compliance, energy efficiency requirements, certification processes or technological requirements, we can advise your business on the best strategy.

Clearwater International’s deal record, coupled with the capability of our specialist advisors, makes us the advisor of choice in the business services sector.


Sector Comments

Business Services Sector Comment – January 2017 – Education: Textbook publishers

Education: Textbook publishers are turning to M&A to build digital content The textbook publishing market is undergoing a structural change as the industry transitions from paper based textbooks to more adaptive and personalised digital learning solutions. In light of this, … Find out more…

Business Services Sector comment – December 2016 – Facilities Management

Facilities Management: Restructuring continues to create opportunities for M&A The recent news that pest control specialist Rentokil Initial plc will spin-off 10 European workwear and hygiene businesses to Germany-based CWS-Boco, a subsidiary of family-owned Haniel, is further evidence that support … Find out more…

Business Services Sector Comment – November 2016 – Plant hire

International acquirers look favourably upon the plant hire sector Despite the uncertainty post Brexit and the negative impact on the construction industry and its supply chain, international trade acquirers remain keen to leverage strong balance sheets and take advantage of … Find out more…