Investment date July 2006
Exit date August 2014
Sector Energy services
Deal type Expansion capital
Exit type Trade sale
Total investment £6.3 million
Realised proceeds £11.5 million

Investment overview

Forefront was a specialist civil engineering business focusing on the gas-supply industry. The business had contracts for the replacement and repair of gas main pipelines, and the laying of new mains. Forefront was dominant in its geographical zone east of London.