MCR Holdings is a corporate transformation specialist dealing in both fast growth and turnaround assignments with a proven track record since 1996. The core skills utilised in both situations are about driving sustainable change effectively and at pace. Working in businesses with combined sales of over £1bn, MCR has led and completed the sale of multiple complex private equity backed investments in the last 10 years, returning over £500m to stakeholders, improving profitability 6 fold and helping protect over 8,500 jobs. Assignments have included a range of business cases from complex turnarounds, to high growth international roll outs, to technology start ups.
Our engagement strategy is tailored to the needs of each business, from start-up to exit strategy... we call it the compass
MCR helps companies in difficulty and those seeking to optimise opportunities during periods of significant growth. In all cases MCR will take on Board positions and the leadership role in delivering the results. Sector experience now encompasses consumer, retail, business services, technology, healthcare and manufacturing. Blended with expertise in operational and financial restructuring, the key focus of MCR’s revival process is in implementing sustainable performance and profit improvement.
The MCR transformation process has been applied across a full range of sectors and in companies with 100 to 3,000 employees. Initiatives have included detailed operational and efficiency improvements; international market expansions in the USA, China, India; major new product developments; new company launches and comprehensive programmes of management development and cultural change. Each initiative flows from a comprehensive assessment of the companies’ position relative to market demand and competitive offerings.view MCR's case studies