Rema Tip Top Holdings UK Limited - sealing the deal

26 May 2023

RSM’s merger and acquisition (M&A) team advised Rema Tip Top Holdings UK Limited (Rema) on its acquisition of YRL Holdings Limited (YRL).

The client

Rema Tip Top UK is a leading provider of high-quality solutions for the automotive aftermarket, material processing and surface protection industries. Rema operates as a subsidiary of Stahlgruber Otto Gruber AG, a €1.3bn+ turnover group with presence in over 200 countries. YRL Holdings Limited is a specialist provider of industrial lining and coating services across markets such as marine and mineral processing. YRL will become part of Rema’s industrial division and will augment the group’s existing industrial capabilities and capacity.

RSM’s solution

We led the transaction on behalf of Rema, advising and negotiating on areas such as price, key commercial terms, and deal mechanics, as well as project managing the transaction through to completion. This represents the seventh completed acquisition where RSM has advised Rema. Our due diligence (DD) team also provided financial and tax due diligence on behalf of Rema.

M&A team: Steve Hubbard and Rich Winter

DD team: Steve Green, Mark Leyland, Gavin Starkey, and Katie Harker (FDD), and Sanjay Pugal and Owen Wheeler (Tax)


‘RSM’s expertise helped us navigate through a challenging deal process. Their support in managing the project was invaluable and ultimately helped our business complete an acquisition that will add significant value to our industrial division.’

Mark Insley, Group Managing Director
Rema Tip top Holdings UK Limited