Access Group

Business

Established in 1991, Access Group is a software developer that sells its own business application tools and provides consultancy to UK mid-sized companies.

The company, which employs over 450 people and serves a 10,000-strong customer base, produces applications for finance, HR and payroll, business intelligence, supply chain and warehousing. The software can be deployed in the cloud, a hosted environment and on-site.

Market

The UK software sector enjoys strong long-term growth prospects, with the supply of business application software and services to the UK mid-market still highly fragmented.

Working on iPad
Access Group has strengthened its route to market by working with us to acquire key players in its re-seller channel

Strategy

Lyceum Capital invested alongside Access’ existing management and introduced a highly experienced Executive Chairman and Non-Executive Director to the MBO team. The company’s growth strategy includes:

Developments

With our support Access Group has:

“Access has undergone rapid expansion since we first supported the business in 2011, growing the breadth of its offering in different vertical markets.” Jeremy Hand, Lyceum Capital Partner and board member at Access Group