Strata Partners advises Normec on the acquisition of i2 Analytical

Strata Partners is delighted to announce that it arranged and acted as exclusive corporate finance adviser to Normec, the European TICC sector consolidator and a portfolio company of private equity firm, Astorg, in relation to the acquisition of i2 Analytical, the UK-market leading provider of environmental, construction materials and food testing services i2 Analytical.

Founded in 2004 by current CEO Les Jones, i2 Analytical has grown to become a best-in-class provider of laboratory testing services, benefiting from state-of-the art laboratories in the UK and Continental Europe, a comprehensive suite of testing capabilities and accreditations, and a rigorous focus on customer service. The acquisition of i2 provides Normec with an entry into the important UK market at scale, while establishing a compelling pan-European capability across attractive environmental and food testing markets.