Looking for funding? Subscribe to news
close icon
Shape

BGF provides £10 million in funding to RSK Group

Investment news
17.12.2016.

BGF provided £10 million in funding to RSK Group plc, a global environmental, health, safety and engineering services company headquartered in Cheshire, UK. The funding is supporting the group’s acquisition of agricultural and environmental consultancy ADAS and its longer-term growth plans.

Working with clients such as Shell, Taylor Wimpey, and HS2 Limited, RSK provides environmental impact assessments, clean-up operations and geotechnical analysis on major infrastructure projects in the UK and worldwide. For example, the company is currently working on the Mersey Gateway Project. Founded in 1989 by Chief Executive Officer Dr Alan Ryder, RSK is now the biggest private environmental consultancy in the UK. The business has a turnover of more than £100 million and employs more 1500 staff worldwide.

RSK’s acquisition of the business, operating assets and employees engaged in ADAS UK Ltd will add new services to its portfolio, including expertise in land management, crop and food production, specialist chemical risk assessment and town planning.

Ben Barker of BGF joins the RSK board.

Related Articles

July/2019 | North West

BGF reaches landmark £2bn investment milestone

BGF today announces that it has committed £2 billion into UK and Irish SMEs from its balance sheet of £2.5 …

July/2019 | North West

BGF invests £7.5m in Joloda International

  A fast growing manufacturing firm based in Merseyside has received an initial investment of £7.5m from BGF, the UK …

November/2017 | Business & Professional Services

BGF backs Cornwall Insight

Cornwall Insight, a leading provider of research, analysis, consultancy and training services for the energy and water sectors has received …