An employee buyout had many advantages as the owner controls the process and employees don’t have to come up with cash personally. Despite this, it can often be overlooked when owners are considering stepping down.

Employee Buyout: Succession Planning

An employee buyout had many advantages as the owner controls the process and employees don’t have to come up with cash personally. Despite this, it can often be overlooked when owners are considering stepping down.

Highlands based Aquascot began life in 1987 in what was then the new industry of salmon farming. The founders believed that the customers could be better served by returning to an autonomous form of ownership, rather than as a unit of a larger conglomerate....

How Aquascot became Employee Owned

Highlands based Aquascot began life in 1987 in what was then the new industry of salmon farming. The founders believed that the customers could be better served by returning to an autonomous form of ownership, rather than as a unit of a larger conglomerate....

WOOLLARD & HENRY, the Dyce-based engineering firm that manufactures machines for the paper-making industry, yesterday marked ten years of employee ownership. The firm has grown its sales to £5.5 million from £900,000 over the past decade and has expanded its headcount to 46 from...

Ten years on: A decade of employee ownership at Woollard & Henry

WOOLLARD & HENRY, the Dyce-based engineering firm that manufactures machines for the paper-making industry, yesterday marked ten years of employee ownership. The firm has grown its sales to £5.5 million from £900,000 over the past decade and has expanded its headcount to 46 from...

A SCOTS book production firm that has helped produce dozens of bestsellers has sold a controlling interest to its employees. Falkirk-based Palimpsest Book Production Ltd, which says it is one of the UK’s market leaders in book production, moved to employee ownership with 21...

Book production firm Palimpsest sells controlling interest to employees

A SCOTS book production firm that has helped produce dozens of bestsellers has sold a controlling interest to its employees. Falkirk-based Palimpsest Book Production Ltd, which says it is one of the UK’s market leaders in book production, moved to employee ownership with 21...