As Bill Grossart and John McDonald began to consider their eventual retirement, a chance conversation led to a sale to an Employee Ownership Trust.  Bill and John were the shareholders of leading engineering consultancy, Grossart Associates, providing a design and project management service across...

Leading engineering consultancy now owned by employees

As Bill Grossart and John McDonald began to consider their eventual retirement, a chance conversation led to a sale to an Employee Ownership Trust.  Bill and John were the shareholders of leading engineering consultancy, Grossart Associates, providing a design and project management service across...

Callum and Marion Cameron, owners of Dundee based internet retailer, Buzzbase Ltd, have transferred their shareholding to an Employee Ownership Trust, securing the future of the company for the 8 employees. The husband and wife team started the business in 2012 to supply giftware,...

Buzzbase now owned by the employees

Callum and Marion Cameron, owners of Dundee based internet retailer, Buzzbase Ltd, have transferred their shareholding to an Employee Ownership Trust, securing the future of the company for the 8 employees. The husband and wife team started the business in 2012 to supply giftware,...

Award winning provider, Aspire Housing and Personal Development, is now an employee-owned company.  Owner Peter Millar, transferred 100% of his shareholding to an Employee Ownership Trust (EOT), in a move that means that all of the employees are now the owners of Aspire. Peter...

186 New Employee Owners at Glasgow-based Aspire.

Award winning provider, Aspire Housing and Personal Development, is now an employee-owned company.  Owner Peter Millar, transferred 100% of his shareholding to an Employee Ownership Trust (EOT), in a move that means that all of the employees are now the owners of Aspire. Peter...

Ownership Associates were delighted to work with the fantastic team at New Hopetoun Gardens in their move to employee ownership. Owners Dougal Philip and Lesley Watson set up the garden centre more than 40 years ago in the grounds of Hopetoun House and it...

Blooming Good Move for New Hopetoun Gardens

Ownership Associates were delighted to work with the fantastic team at New Hopetoun Gardens in their move to employee ownership. Owners Dougal Philip and Lesley Watson set up the garden centre more than 40 years ago in the grounds of Hopetoun House and it...

OAUK was delighted to support GS Brown in their recent move to employee ownership. Des and Mike Brown, owners of the prestigious Fife precision engineering company decided to transfer a majority shareholding in the family firm to the company’s 27 employees as part of...

Ownership Associates UK completes Transaction number 60!

OAUK was delighted to support GS Brown in their recent move to employee ownership. Des and Mike Brown, owners of the prestigious Fife precision engineering company decided to transfer a majority shareholding in the family firm to the company’s 27 employees as part of...

In a deal supported by Highlands & Islands Enterprise, ownership of Laurence Odie Knitwear Ltd transferred from founder Laurence Odie to the company’s employees.   Laurence has sold 100% of his shareholding to an Employee Ownership Trust. Laurence Odie Knitwear is based in Hoswick, Sandwick...

Prestigious Knitwear Firm Now Owned by its Employees.

In a deal supported by Highlands & Islands Enterprise, ownership of Laurence Odie Knitwear Ltd transferred from founder Laurence Odie to the company’s employees.   Laurence has sold 100% of his shareholding to an Employee Ownership Trust. Laurence Odie Knitwear is based in Hoswick, Sandwick...

Control of unique specialist services provider transfers to its staff ESPL Regulatory Consulting (ESPL), a unique business which provides specialist regulatory services to the life sciences and pharmaceutical / medical device industries, has become the latest company in Scotland to be employee-owned. Ownership of...

Consultancy Based in Shetland Latest Scottish Business to Become Employee Owned

Control of unique specialist services provider transfers to its staff ESPL Regulatory Consulting (ESPL), a unique business which provides specialist regulatory services to the life sciences and pharmaceutical / medical device industries, has become the latest company in Scotland to be employee-owned. Ownership of...

Employee ownership specialists, Ownership Associates, are delighted to announce that The Priory Hotel, a focal point of the Highland town of Beauly, is now owned by its employees. The founder of the Priory Hotel, Stuart Hutton, contacted OAUK’s Carole Leslie when he began to...

OAUK delighted to support The Priory Hotel into employee ownership

Employee ownership specialists, Ownership Associates, are delighted to announce that The Priory Hotel, a focal point of the Highland town of Beauly, is now owned by its employees. The founder of the Priory Hotel, Stuart Hutton, contacted OAUK’s Carole Leslie when he began to...