Three directors, led by co-founder Ashley Davies, have completed the management buy-out of Bridgend-based A&R Services, in a deal advised on by the GS Verde Group.
Ashley has a background in finance and is a co-founder of A&R Services, and is joined by 25-year-old Chloe Stanford who first joined the company as an apprentice at the age of 18, and operations manager Dora Vasarhelyi. Dora started at A&R as a commercial cleaner in 2014 before progressing to become a commercial manager then operations manager.
First established in 2010 as a small ironing business, A&R Services now employs over 350 people and has a turnover in excess of £4 million. The company provides commercial cleaning, bio-misting, pest control and security services to industry, leisure, education and the healthcare sector across Wales.
A&R Services was named Business Service of the Year at the 2021 Cardiff Life Awards and was short-listed for the fifth consecutive year at the 2021 Fast Growth 50 Awards.