idverde, the largest European landscape services company, has acquired Out There Services, the market leader for landscaping and grounds maintenance services in Northern Ireland. idverde is a portfolio company of Brussels-based C0re Equity Holdings.
This acquisition by idverde’s UK unit idverde UK follows its successful growth in Scotland throughout 2017 and further strengthens idverde’s position as the leading provider of green services across the United Kingdom.
Welcoming Out There Services to the idverde family adds to a compelling self-delivery model for creating and maintaining landscapes. This enables idverde to reach out to clients with a national footprint, who value their services delivered by well-trained and motivated colleagues who are proud to work for idverde.
Doug Graham, CEO – idverde UK commented:
“We are delighted to take our first step into Northern Ireland and welcome our new colleagues from Out There Services to idverde. We have been very impressed with the development of the business led by Steven Thompson and his team and we are excited to be able to work with our new colleagues from Northern Ireland to support and further develop our offer in Ireland. Steven and his team will remain a key part of the forward strategy as we continue the development of our vision to be the provider of choice for creating and maintaining landscapes.”
Steven Thompson – MD Out There Services commented:
“We are excited to join idverde to enable our ambitions for developing our business in Ireland to be supported by a genuine partner. We have been impressed with the way in which idverde are developing their offer to the market and the team and I are on board and motivated by the prospect of continuing to provide a quality service to our existing clients and further developing the business”.