Building successful businesses

Established in 1976, ECI is one of the most successful private equity groups in the UK. We specialise in investing in high-growth companies valued between £10m and £150m.

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ECI Growth Survey 2014

ECI Partners’ 2014 Growth Survey released today shows UK growth companies are increasingly affected by a growing skills shortage as economic growth picks up and hiring rebounds.

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ECI invests in ATG Media

ECI Partners has invested in ATG Media, a global pioneer of webcast and timed online auction platforms.  

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ECI wins twice at The Rainmaker Awards

The winners of The Rainmaker Awards were announced recently, as the North West’s corporate finance community turned out in force to celebrate a year of outstanding deals.

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CarTrawler sold to BC and Insight Partners

ECI Partners has sold CarTrawler, the global online car rental platform, to BC Partners and Insight Venture Partners, receiving a multiple of 6x its initial investment.  

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