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Ridge & Partners LLP, has acquired CRE8 Management Ltd, a project management-led practice serving property and infrastructure clients.
Based in Manchester, CRE8 boosts the presence that Ridge has in the north west of England through its existing Liverpool office and further strengthens the depth of expertise and breadth of services that Ridge offers. The deal also takes the Ridge staff to more than 450-strong.
CRE8 is a 29-person multi-disciplinary consultancy providing project, programme and strategic advice throughout the UK. The practice has clients in a range of sectors including infrastructure, nuclear, transport, regeneration, hotel, residential, retail, leisure, commercial and sports.
Adrian O’Hickey, Senior Partner at Ridge, said: “CRE8 is a great fit for Ridge. Their unique selling point is the management and delivery of complex schemes that require the highest level of control and leadership. We’re delighted to be bringing on board this hand-picked team of high calibre professionals.”
This acquisition follows strong growth at Ridge throughout 2014 and 2015 consolidating their position at number 25 in this year’s Building Magazine ‘Top 150’ ranking of consultants by the number of chartered staff members.