Investec acts for Smart Metering Systems plc on its recommended offer from private equity firm KKR

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Investec’s partnership with Smart Metering Systems began when we were appointed as Joint Broker and Financial Adviser in June 2019.

Investec have previously advised the company on a number of pivotal strategic events, including a £291m asset disposal and a £175m equity fund-raise.

Since our appointment, the company has seen its value grow from a £567m market cap, to c.£1.5bn EV as per KKR’s offer.

This growth is a clear demonstration of Investec's ability to build and maintain relationships with high quality businesses, helping them achieve their corporate ambitions.


Our role

Investec acts as Joint Financial Adviser, Joint Broker, and Sole Rule 3 Adviser to Smart Metering Systems plc on its recommended offer from private equity firm KKR.

 

About Smart Metering Systems plc

Established in 1995 and headquartered in Glasgow, Smart Metering Systems plc is an integrated energy infrastructure company owning and managing smart meters, energy data, grid-scale batteries and other carbon reduction assets to facilitate effective energy management.