DCF Advises on the Acquisition of UK-Based Plumbing Business
Deloitte Corporate Finance LLC
Deloitte Corporate Finance LLC (DCF) is pleased to announce its role as the financial advisor to Fluidmaster, Inc. (Fluidmaster) in its acquisition of Opella Limited (Opella) based in Hereford, England. Opella is a leading UK manufacturer of toilet filling and flushing products.
The DCF team advised Fluidmaster throughout the execution of the transaction from value and transaction strategy discussions to purchase agreement and deal negotiations. This transaction further highlights DCF’s experience in assisting our clients in executing cross-border transactions.
About Fluidmaster, Inc.
Established in 1957, Fluidmaster remains a family owned and operated company known for its superior engineering of efficient and reliable toilet components. The company has become an icon in the plumbing industry, leading the market with a worldwide distribution network across more than 80 countries.
Fluidmaster sells more toilet tank replacement valves than any other manufacturer in the world. In addition to the original fill valve developed by founder Adolf Schoepe and enhanced through the years, Fluidmaster's complete line of toilet care parts include single and dual flush valves, flappers, tank levers, bowl wax, toilet repair kits, and connectors.
Opella offers its European customers high quality products including Torbeck®, Delchem® and Opella® Fill and Flush Valves, cisterns, shower traps, sink strainers and associated plumbing connectors and fittings.