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Firm scores with £120m takeover

1 month ago   |   By Press and Journal

One of the first major deals of 2020 has just completed as family-owned Score Group has been bought by private equity firm SCF Partners for £120 million.
The business, founded by Peterhead's Charles Ritchie in 1982, has long been the town's biggest employer, with 1,900 people on the books across 14 different countries.
Having been privately owned and operated for the last 38 years it will perhaps appear to be a big change for those who have seen out most of their career there.
However, the new owners, specialist investors in energy services with 30 years' experience of building businesses...
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