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Chris Clarkson, Managing Director

Deal Value: £16m

Mike Driver

Chairman

sunshine.co.uk | May 2017

Convex advised the Shareholders of sunshine.co.uk Limited, a well-established online travel brand for beach holiday makers, on their sale to market leading online travel specialist On The Beach Group plc for a total consideration of £16m.

sunshine.co.uk was founded by Chris Clarkson and Alan Gilmour in 2007 and grew to become a key player in the online travel industry. Based in Northumberland, sunshine.co.uk are the only 100% online travel agent attracting 200,000 holiday makers annually and with a trusted industry reputation.

The deal team was led by Mike Driver and Nathalie Hodgkinson and supported by Tom Campbell. Convex’s analyst team of David Kandola, Warren Meggitt and James Edge originated the transaction and identified the purchaser.

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