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Avonhurst has advised Phenna Group on its separate acquisitions of The RammSanderson Group and PKI Solutions and the acquisition of a majority stake in DM Safety and Health Services.

Corporate partner Emmanuel Amos led the Avonhurst team supported by counsel, Joshua Swerner, and a team including Thomas Mawson, Oliver Elsaesser and Katy Vella.


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The RammSanderson Group is a UK-based provider of ecological consultancy, flood risk assessment and arboriculture services.

PKI Solutions is a US-based provider of public key infrastructure services and cybersecurity monitoring. Davis Wright Tremaine LLP advised Phenna Group as US legal counsel supported by Avonhurst as international counsel. 

DM Safety and Health Services is a UK-based provider of multi-disciplinary health and safety consultancy, construction safety and CDM support services.

Phenna Group is a global provider of testing, inspection, compliance and certification (TICC) services with operations in the United Kingdom, United States, Ireland, Australia, the UAE and Asia.

Emmanuel Amos, Corporate partner, said:

“It is a fantastic start to the year for Phenna Group and these acquisitions will strengthen its Infrastructure and Compliance divisions and, in the case of PKI Solutions, its fast growing cyber security offering. We’re proud to support Phenna Group’s continued growth, and it is likewise a very pleasing start to the year for our deal teams.”

Tom Gray, Phenna Group General Counsel, added:

“It is always a pleasure working with the Avonhurst team who have been flexible, responsive and commercial in their approach to delivering best results on these key transactions. We look forward to supporting the exciting growth plans of The RammSanderson Group, DM Safety and Health Services and PKI Solutions.”

8 February 2023