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“Convex played a pivotal role in securing a great deal for the business”

Shaun Ellison, Founder

Deal Value: £35m

Mike Driver


Kindertons| October 2013

Convex Capital originated, led, structured and completed the investment by Sovereign in Kindertons Limited.

Kindertons is the UK’s No.1 credit hire provider.

The business was founded by Shaun Ellison in 1993. Today it generates Revenues of more than £50m, with an EBITDA of £6.7m.

Convex Capital steered the process through an incredibly complex regulatory environment, including an OFT enquiry, a judicial review and a Competition Commission enquiry.

The Team at Convex also managed a due diligence requirement of epic proportion, with over 7,000 documents in the legal data room, a financial model with over 1,000 man-hours and a private equity buyer.

The Convex difference: navigating the deal through a highly regulated environment

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