Surrey-based removals business Bishop’s Move has been sold to UK trade buyer AGM Group in a pre-pack deal. Accountancy firm Menzies LLP, led by corporate finance director Kevin Paget and corporate restructuring partner Simon Underwood, were engaged by Bishop’s Move to project manage the sale of the business for an undisclosed sum. Bishop’s Move said that despite the Covid-19 pandemic and the decimated removals market, several parties were interested in acquiring the family-owned business which was established in 1854. Joint […]
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