Visiativ expands its Consulting business in the UK by acquiring Jumpstart
Following the signing of a letter of intent forwarded on 20 November 2018, ABGI Group, an international innovation management and financing consultancy firm and a subsidiary of Visiativ, today announces the closing of its acquisition of a majority stake in Jumpstart (93%), a UK-based innovation consultancy firm.
Founded in 2008 in Edinburgh (Scotland), Jumpstart provides innovation financing assistance to around 700 clients via a team of 44 employees working from three locations (Edinburgh, Manchester and Birmingham). Jumpstart posts annual revenues of around £4.7 million (€5.2 million), 9% growth and double-digit profit margins. The company is headed by its Managing Director, Scott Henderson.