Neilson

SectorTravel
Deal TypeManagement buy-out
Investment Date2013
www.neilson.co.uk

"We have spent some time getting to know Risk Capital Partners and are excited they have decided to invest in this business. Their financial strength, business acumen and historic results in the leisure sector will be of huge value to us and we look forward to their support in helping to grow the business"
Pete Tyler, Managing Director

Neilson Active Holidays Limited, is one of the UK's leading providers of specialist activity holidays. It operates in both the winter and summer holiday markets, delivering skiing, sailing and beach based activity holidays to over 90,000 customers a year.

Risk Capital Partners supported a management buy-out of Neilson in December 2013. We backed the existing management team, twins Pip and Pete Tyler who have both been with the business for over 25 years, and complemented them with experienced travel professionals Richard Bowden-Doyle and David Taylor, Executive Chairman and Finance Director respectively.

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