Saffery advises The MCG Group on acquisition of Poppy Nursing and Care Services Ltd


Saffery, led by Niraj Patel, advised The MCG Group on its acquisition of Ipswich-based Poppy Nursing and Care Services Ltd, providing financial and tax due diligence services.

Poppy Nursing and Care Services is a supplier of nurses and carers to hospital trusts and care homes across Suffolk, Norfolk, Essex and the wider UK.

The acquisition aligns with MCG Group company, MCG Healthcare’s offering which specialises in placing primary and secondary care professionals, including nurses, doctors & allied health professionals (AHP), to public and private sector healthcare settings.

The MCG Group is a collection of companies providing people-focused services in sectors including: aerospace and aviation, construction, education, healthcare and technology. The Group recently undertook a rebranding exercise, where it was previously known as the McGinley Group.