July 2019

  • Client : City Bin Co
  • Activity : Leading provider of waste management services in Ireland
  • Sector : Industrials
  • Acquired by: Carlyle Cardinal Ireland
  • Transaction Type: Sell-side

What our clients say

  • “This has been a highly complex transaction involving 10 jurisdictions. Cavendish has held our hands throughout the process, providing a dedicated team who have done a superb job; this has greatly reduced interruptions to our businesses whilst adhering to the original timetable. Cavendish has achieved a very successful sale at a fair price to a buyer who will enjoy significant strategic value...

    Michael Bostelmann | Group Managing Director of Fandstan Electric Group
  • “Cavendish played an invaluable role throughout a complex transaction and in particular getting the transaction across the finishing...

    Lee Mowle|Owner and CEO of Stewarts
  • “This deal provides an excellent platform for the Levolux business to continue its overseas expansion. As well as the compelling strategic fit, Alumasc provides an excellent home for the Levolux brand and team. We are delighted with the outcome and the support extended to us by...

    John Stern|Chairman, Levolux
The City Bin Co., a leading provider of waste management services, has received a private equity investment from Carlyle Cardinal Ireland (CCI).
The City Bin Co. was co-founded by Gene Browne in 1997 to bring a customer-centric approach to the waste management industry. Today the company is a provider of waste management services in both Dublin and Galway City, serving in excess of 80,000 customers. The City Bin Co. solely focuses on source segregated waste collection from residential households and commercial businesses. The company’s core strategic focus is customer service and The City Bin Co.’s investment in people and its reputation for service excellence are renowned. The relentless pursuit of customer service excellence has delivered industry-leading customer retention rates and exceptional customer satisfaction as measured by Net Promoter Score (NPS). Approximately 150 people are employed by the company across its operations.
CCI has been an active growth investor in Ireland since 2014. The City Bin Co. is the fund’s eleventh investment and CCI continues to explore other investment opportunities across the Irish market. Current CCI investments include The AA Ireland, Sports Surgery Clinic, Carroll Cuisine, Learning Pool and McCauley Pharmacy Group.
Oaklins’ team in Ireland acted as the exclusive M&A advisor to the existing shareholders in this transaction.

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