Birmingham manufacturer acquired in £106m private equity deal

Dunlop Aircraft Tyres
One of Birmingham’s most high profile manufacturers has been acquired in a new private equity deal worth more than £100m. Liberty Hall Capital Partners, a private equity firm focused exclusively on investments in businesses serving the global aerospace and defense industry, has acquired Dunlop Aircraft Tyres in a deal which values the business at £106m ($135m). DAT is one of the West Midlands’ leading exporters. Overseas sales account for more than 80% of the company’s revenue, with tyres made in Birmingham being shipped... For the full story register now for free or login below...