Science Warehouse Limited
SWL was backed by Mercia Technologies and is an innovative cloud-based procurement platform which gives customers full control of the purchasing cycle and can offer significant cost savings.
Gordon Matthew was appointed non-executive Chairman of Science Warehouse Limited on 1st June 2016. Gordon supported executive management in undertaking a strategic review and updating the business plan to drive growth. He then provided advice and guidance to management and the stakeholders on the execution of the plan.
Business performance improved significantly, and the business was successfully sold to One Advanced on 1st March 2018 for an EV of £17m.
“Gordon Matthew was brought in as non-Executive Chairman at Science Warehouse to work with the executive team to reshape strategy and restore the business profitability. The company was successfully sold to Advanced Business Software & Solutions Ltd and Gordon played an important role in the M&A process. I always found him calm, straightforward and commercially strong.” Matt Mead, Mercia Technologies PL