November 2016 – GCP completes investment in Shorterm Group
GCP completes investment in Shorterm Group, a leading specialist technical engineering recruitment and training company
Growth Capital Partners (GCP) is pleased to announce an investment into the Shorterm Group, a leading specialist technical engineering recruitment and training company. Shorterm Group supports a wide range of household names in the aviation, automotive, power and rail sectors in particular. GCP’s investment and partnership with management will support the continued strong growth of the business, facilitate its entry into new sectors and accelerate the development of its training division.
Shorterm prides itself on the quality of its staff and systems, which enable it to offer market leading services to its clients and have helped it to grow its market share significantly in recent years. It works in partnership with customers to ensure that they can secure the most appropriate engineers quickly and efficiently, minimising disruption to their operations.
Shorterm operates from 12 offices across the UK, including from customers’ sites, reflecting the trust its clients place in it. The existing management team, led by Steve Gallucci and Patrick Keenan, will continue to run the business.
Giles Whitman, Investment Director at GCP, commented:
“Shorterm has been transformed into a market leading business over the last few years by Steve and Patrick, securing well known clients as a result of its service quality and partnership approach. We are delighted to be investing and look forward to supporting the continued growth of the business.”
Steve Gallucci, CEO at Shorterm Group, commented:
“Shorterm Group is at a very exciting stage of its development and we are delighted to have GCP involved to help us take the business forward. GCP has a great reputation for enabling companies to achieve their potential, and we look forward to working with them towards increasing our customer base and range of services.”