Alcuin Capital is pleased to announce its investment in the MBO of Hartley Botanic.

Founded in 1938, Hartley Botanic is a leading manufacturer of luxury and bespoke Greenhouses and Glasshouses. The business is headquartered in Greenfield, Lancashire, and has operations in the USA where export sales have grown substantially in recent years. Hartley Botanic’s Greenhouses are the only Aluminium Greenhouses endorsed by the Royal Horticultural Society, and Hartley has been commissioned by the likes of the National Trust, Kew Gardens, Oxford Botanic Garden, Hampton Court Palace and the RHS.


Tom Barry, CEO of Hartley Botanic, commented: “We are excited to partner with Alcuin during the next stage of development. Given Alcuin’s impressive track record, I am sure that they will also provide the business with the stability, support, and insight to enable us to continue to maximise our potential both internationally and in our home market. Our customers and our colleagues remain central to all of our plans and we will continue to focus on providing the highest quality greenhouses and customer experience, around the world.”


Neil Wilson, Partner at Alcuin Capital Partners, commented: “We are delighted to announce our investment in Hartley Botanic. Tom and the team have an excellent track record and have transformed the business in recent years to achieve strong growth in both domestic and international markets whilst providing outstanding customer service. We are excited to work with the team at Hartley and to help continue their success in the UK and abroad.”

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