Bowmark Capital has backed the buy-out of The Instant
Group, a global leader in independent flexible workspace solutions.
Founded in 1999, Instant provides alternative methods
of office procurement and management, with specific focus on flexible workspace
and medium-term lease solutions, employing 250 people in 11 cities around the
world. Its market leading digital platform for flexible office procurement (www.instantoffices.com) and innovative
’managed office' solutions allow clients to rethink workspace as an enabler of
transformation and growth rather than just as an overhead.
David Kirkpatrick commented, “We are delighted to have advised Tim and his team
on their buyout with Bowmark. The management team were incredibly diligent and
well prepared for the sales process and knew exactly what they wanted from a
new PE partner to help the business on the next phase of its journey.
Jamieson have seen a lot of activity in the UK mid-market lately - this deal
represents our 12th completion in the UK mid-market in 2018 and
further demonstrates our ability to assist management teams on deals of this
The Instant Group management team was advised by Ian Jamieson, David Kirkpatrick and Laura Yell