Knights advised the shareholders of Reach Digital Telecoms on their sale to 4Com – one of the UK’s leading providers of business telephone systems.

Shrewsbury-based Reach provide a range of business communications solutions including phones, mobile apps and broadband services.

The business has grown rapidly since its launch in 2015, making it a great fit for 4Com and the right environment for the next stage of Reach’s journey.

A team of experts from across Knights worked with Reach’s shareholders Haydn Neville, Andy Sacree and Laura Glews to ensure the sale was right for the business.

Haydn Neville said:

“We are incredibly proud of what our team has achieved and the reputation we have built within the telecoms industry.”

“After discussions with 4Com, we felt the acquisition was the natural progression in Reach’s journey and know we will be in very capable hands with them.”

“We were delighted by the support provide by Paul, Alex and Team at Knights. They expertly guided us through the transaction from start to finish. Thank you for helping us get the sale across the line!”

Knights’ team drew on expertise from right across the business.

Led by Paul Batchelor with support from Alex Morris, Madiha Ahmed (Corporate), Erin Vickers, Jonathan Gott (Real Estate), Adele Hayfield, Laura Clark, Becky Gilbert (employment), Garon Anthony (Regulatory), Ben Travers (Intellectual Property), Fiona Moss (Commercial) and Henry Davenport (Tax).

Paul Batchelor, Corporate Partner at Knights, said:

“It was great to work with Haydn, Andy and Laura.

“Our team worked quickly – with input from across the board at Knights – to make sure the deal is right, and we can’t wait to see what’s next for Reach and 4Com now everything is complete.”

Knights is one of the fastest-growing legal and professional services businesses in the UK – ranked within the top 50 UK law firms by revenue, with specialists in all key areas of corporate and commercial law.