weta banner 2 9

http://www.lymanmorse.com

sound ad 4 23

west marine 160 x 250 ad 6 10

http://www.shaw650.com/

landfall generic.

http://www.dryuv.com

http://www.mauriprosailing.com/

seascape banner

pyi banner ad

http://www.quantumsails.com/

yellow banner

BBY_SA

c c 30 banner 6 17

http://www.westmarine.com/timers/ronstan--clearstart-sailing-watch-black-red--15213648?cm_mmc=DS-_-Sailinganarchy-_-RonstanWatch-_-160x160Blue/

sail fast banner ad 6 10

schwab tall banner ad

karver ad 1 14

ner 2

gmt banner ad

http://www.crowleys.com/

farr 280 banner ad

torqeedo small ad

mx ad

torqeedo top banner

b g banner ad

boyd banner ad

Gunboat 60 sailing in Annapolis, MD.

tan 55 banner ad 1 21

VX-One-550x150-Bnr_V3

mcconaghy top banner 12 12

mauri 3 1 SA-Top-Rotate

Posts Tagged ‘tom whidden’

Article Separator

North SalesLondon’s Sunday Times and the Financial News both repeated today the news we broke last week in a Sailing Anarchy world exclusive; it appears they have their hands on an embargoed press release confirming the sale of North Technology Group to Oakley Capital, founded by UK entrepreneur Peter Dubens.

They report the sailmaker being ‘valued at $130m’ instead of the >$400m sale we reported – a value that may be explained by the complexity of the numbers games in a multi-subsidiary debt + equity deal like this one as well as the fact that the current owner will retain a minority equity stake.  The Times reports that Tom Whidden will stay on as CEO, while Dubens will take over as Chairman and superyacht owner and maxi racer Sir Charles Dunstone will join as a non-exec director.

Mostly useless discussion in the thread, but if you have something to add, have at it. UPDATE:  North Sails Press Release hit the street today.

 

March 2nd, 2014 by admin

http://www.westmarine.com/timers/ronstan--clearstart-sailing-watch-black-red--15213648?cm_mmc=DS-_-Sailinganarchy-_-RonstanWatch-_-160x160Blue/

Gunboat 60 sailing in Annapolis, MD.

cci banner ad

http://www.camet.com/

http://www.motivetrimarans.com/

uk ad 4 3

anchor new ad

toro 34 banner ad

fisheries side ad 7 22

predict wind banner ad

ullman banner 7 24

FSS_SA

rbs banner ad

ropeye banner 3 25