Alcuin Capital is pleased to announce its investment in the MBO of TuffX Glass.

Founded in 1997 TuffX Glass is a market-leading bespoke toughened glass processor specialising in the residential sector, and located in Knowsley since 2009. The business offers a comprehensive range of specialist toughened glass, in primarily non-standard shapes and thicknesses, for end applications such as balustrades, partitions and rooflights.


John Tierney, CEO of TuffX Glass, commented: “From the first meeting with the Alcuin team it was obvious that they were the right partner to help with the continuing growth and development of TuffX Glass, and we look forward to a long and successful journey together.”


Nick Seaman, Partner at Alcuin Capital Partners, commented: “TuffX Glass has an excellent track record of operational excellence and product innovation. We are excited to partner with John Tierney and the strong management team to continue their long history of profitable growth, and are delighted to be supporting the business to deliver its next phase of investment and expansion.”

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