Posts tagged “the gym group”

Why the CMA referred the combination of Pure Gym Limited and The Gym Limited for an in-depth merger investigation

In February 2014, Pure Gym and The Gym Group (The Gym) announced plans to merge. At the time of the deal, Pure Gym operated 61 low-cost gyms across the UK and The Gym, 42 gyms. The business model for the two companies has been very similar since they began competing ...

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Pure Gym and The Gym Group Announce Merger Plans

Pure Gym and The Gym Group today announced plans to merge, subject to regulatory approval. The new company will be a combination of the current Pure Gym, owned by CCMP Capital Advisors, and The Gym Group owned by Phoenix Equity Partners and Bridges Ventures. Financial terms have not been disclosed. The ...

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Phoenix Equity Partners invest in The Gym Group

After much speculation about The Gym Group's new investment partner, Phoenix Equity Partners today confirmed it has agreed terms to finance further UK expansion. Phoenix is a leading UK middle-market private equity firm. Phoenix's strategy is to acquire significant stakes in businesses alongside management teams and work with those teams to ...

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Video interview with John Treharne, CEO, The Gym Group

>This is a 12-minute video with John in Brighton, UK. John talks to me about the company's low-cost strategy and how the brand uses the web to grow the brand.http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=12094697&server=vimeo.com&show_title=1&show_byline=1&show_portrait=0&color=00adef&fullscreen=1 Ray Algar interviews John Treharne, CEO, The Gym Group, UK from ray algar on Vimeo.A short interview with John Treharne, CEO, ...

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