Kier Group - M&A Summary and Business Overview


Kier Group M&A Summary

Kier Group has acquired 2 companies. It has also divested 2 assets.

Kier Group’s largest acquisition to date was in 2013, when it acquired May Gurney Integrated Services for $462M. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2021, when it sold Tilia Homes to Terra Firma Capital Partners for $169M. The Company’s most targeted sectors include business services (50%) and construction (50%).

Kier Group Business Overview

Where is Kier Group headquartered?

Kier Group is headquartered in Salford, United Kingdom.

What is Kier Group’s revenue?

Kier Group disclosed revenue of 3,381M GBP for 2023 and 3,144M GBP for 2022.

How many employees does Kier Group have?

Kier Group has 10,286 employees.

What sector is Kier Group in?

Kier Group is a construction company.

When was Kier Group founded?

Kier Group was founded in 1992.

M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity4
    • M&A Buy Activity2
    • M&A Sell Activity2
  • Total Sectors Invested 2
  • Total Countries Invested 1
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 2
  • M&A Advisors 2

Kier Group

Kier Group plc

Optimum House 2nd Floor Clippers Quay,
Salford, M50 3XP
United Kingdom,
44 17 6735 5000

Kier Group is a property, residential, construction and services group which invests in, builds, maintains and renews the places where we work, live and play. We operate across a range of sectors including defence, education, housing, industrials, power, transport and utilities. Kier Group was founded in 1992 and is based in Salford, United Kingdom.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '19 '20 '21 '22 '23 '24 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # 2 - - - - - 2
vol $870M $870M
Sell (0.2/yr) # 1 - 1 - - - 2
vol $27M $169M $196M

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Tilia Homes 2021-04-16 169M GBP Divestiture
Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom ·
Go Plant Fleet Services Ltd. 2015-07-02 27M GBP Divestiture
Coalville, United Kingdom ·
Mouchel Group plc 2015-04-28 408M GBP Add-on Acquisition
London, United Kingdom ·
May Gurney Integrated Services plc 2013-07-08 462M GBP Add-on Acquisition
Norwich, United Kingdom ·
View All >>

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Business Services 1 (50%) 408M (47%) 1 (50%) 27M (14%)
Construction 1 (50%) 462M (53%) 1 (50%) 169M (86%)
Total 2 $870M 2 $196M

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United Kingdom 2 870M 2 196M
Total 2 $870M 2 $196M

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Legal Deals

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 2 $870M
Largest May Gurney Integrated Services plc
$462M (2013-07-08)
sell # Total
$100M to $1B 1 $169M
< $100M 1 $27M
Largest Tilia Homes
$169M (2021-04-16)

M&A Connections

Divested to
2 (100%)

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