Amiri targets eighth deal in 12 months

AMIN Amiri's A2E Venture Catalysts investment firm has completed seven deals in the past 12 months and has its sights set on an eighth - a Wigan aerospace parts business.

At A2E's annual convention yesterday Mr Amiri would not name the company but it is likely to be BHW which went into administration in March. He said A2E was in a race with the private equity firm Hilco.

BHW supplies components to firms like GKN, Airbus and Bombardier and had sales of £11.4m, according to the most recent filed accounts for 20... For the full story register now for free or login below...