Jeremy Orrell, Head of the Corporate team at SAS Daniels LLP recently led a team advising the shareholders of Voice Marketing Limited, a Sheffield based call centre business on the sale of their company to the global outsourcing giant Capita Plc.
Capita which signed a £170m six-year deal in January 2015 to carry out services for Sheffield City Council, swooped for the call centre specialists, which will now provide Capita with sales and retention capability and complement customer care within Capita customer management.
Voice Marketing was formed in 2006 by Chief Executive James Hinchliffe. This month he revealed plans to hire an additional 80 people in May, on top of the 230 staff already hired so far this year. The company is currently on track to have a booming head count of nearly 900 by the end of 2015.
James said “this is a fantastic opportunity for the future of our business. It will enable us to grow further and faster with the backing of a larger business. We will have access to a wider client base and be able to offer more career progression opportunities and benefits for staff”
SAS Daniels LLP were delighted to act on the sale of Voice Marketing, which was the fifty third deal completed by the Corporate team in the past fifteen months. The team had been involved with Voice Marketing since its incorporation in 2006 and were able to assist on its sale to one of the largest companies in the UK.