Babcock International Group PLC acquires Skills2Learn

RSM has provided financial and tax due diligence advice to Babcock International Group PLC in respect of their acquisition of Skills2Learn Limited.

The client

Babcock International Group PLC, the UK's leading engineering support services company, has acquired the highly innovative e-learning and virtual reality simulation company Skills2Learn. Skills2Learn, based in Milton Keynes, is one of the UK's premier developers of interactive digital learning and virtual reality simulation solutions.

Following the acquisition Skills2Learn will become part of Babcock's Education and Training business unit. As one of the UK's largest private sector training providers, Babcock's training business delivers training to a wide variety of customers across key growth sectors including emergency services, automotive, energy, engineering and the service sector.

What RSM did

RSM has provided financial and tax due diligence advice to Babcock International Group PLC in respect of their acquisition of Skills2Learn Limited.

Testimonial

'We are delighted to have supported Babcock on this transaction which will enable Babcock’s Education and Training division to further enhance its product offering through the use of new and exciting technologies.'

Nick Williams, RSM

Transaction team

Nick Williams, Partner, T: +44(0)7703 496222

Peter Vandervelde, Partner, T: +44(0)7801 607305