Birketts advises on sale of Thunderbrook Equestrian Limited
22 January 2024
Birketts has advised the shareholder of Thunderbrook Equestrian Limited (Thunderbrook) on the sale of its entire share capital to Pavo (part of the ForFarmers Group operating in the equine sector).
Thunderbrook is an equine feed and herbal supplement company, providing a range of products for horses and ponies. Thunderbrook’s feeds are formulated to ensure nutritional support, using the latest scientific research.
The Birketts team was led by Ed Savory (Partner, Corporate) and supported by Arwa Salman (Associate, Corporate), Harry Close (Solicitor, Corporate), Catherine Hepworth (Senior Associate, Employment), Georgia Hunt (Solicitor, Employment), Robbie Watson (Senior Associate, Corporate Tax) and Emma Nel (Solicitor, Corporate Tax).
Dr Deborah Carley for Thunderbrook said: “I have seen Thunderbrook develop from the very beginning to become the estimated £3 million turnover business that it is today. I am pleased to now be handing this development over to Pavo and look forward to the continued journey of our natural and organic feeds and supplements. Birketts has been a great support throughout this transaction; their advice has ensured that is has been a smooth process for all involved.”
Ed Savory, Partner and Head of the Food & Beverage Sector at Birketts added: “We started to support Thunderbrook several years’ ago in connection with the Future50 project. Since then, working alongside Debbie and the Thunderbrook team has been a pleasure. The products they have created from concept are well renowned within the equine sector. We wish Debbie all the very best for the future and will watch with interest as Pavo take Thunderbrook forward.”