In July 2013 mpe invested in Woodall Nicholson Holdings Limited.
The business can trace its roots back to 1820 and is the country's leading manufacturer of funeral vehicles. The business is also a leading manufacturer of accessible minibuses and carries out specialist conversions for the 'Blue Light' emergency services.
Since the investment the company has made 2 acquisitions and continues to grow both organically and through further acquisitions.
The group employs 240 staff and operates from 2 sites in Westhoughton and Rochdale.