Jun 2016 – GCP invests in John Henry Group, a leading telecoms infrastructure services company
GCP invests in John Henry Group, a leading telecoms infrastructure services provider
Growth Capital Partners (GCP) is pleased to announce an investment of £23.3m into the John Henry Group, a leading telecoms infrastructure services company. John Henry Group supports a wide range of telecoms providers, principally by maintaining and extending their broadband networks. GCP’s investment and partnership with management will support the continued strong growth of the business.
Established in Cambridgeshire in 1985, John Henry Group provides innovative, turn-key solutions to telecoms network operators across the UK, from a network of 10 sites. Its sector expertise and market-leading service and quality underpin long-standing relationships with all major network operators, and it is also a trusted partner to newer entrants. The existing management team, led by Pat, Jim, and John Henry, will continue to run the business.
Giles Whitman, Investment Director at GCP, commented:
“John Henry Group has a superb track record of delivering high quality solutions for its clients and supporting the further development of the UK’s broadband infrastructure. We are delighted to be investing alongside the Henrys and the wider management team, who we believe are well placed to continue growing the business.”,
Pat Henry, CEO at John Henry Group, commented:
“John Henry 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 building our team and increasing our customer base and range of services.”