Steer Automotive acquires Artis Accident Repair business

Steer Automotive Group has obtained Artis Accident Repair bodyshop small business for an undisclosed sum.

The £30m-turnover Artis team was designed in 2017 and because then has developed to 11 shops positioned all around the M25. Its most new additions were bodyshops in Borehamwood and Grays.

The addition of Artis to the present Steer Group usually takes the combined procedure to 37 web sites with 700 workers and the capacity to repair service 70,000 autos for every annum.

“We recognise the substantial investment decision and results that Artis have proven throughout their estate, holding eleven vital company approvals and supporting quite a few of the UK’s foremost insurance provider purchasers,” reported Richard Steer CEO.

“Focusing on London varieties the next section of our enterprise method and connects the Steer Team across the Midlands, the North East and Scotland, developing our geographical footprint and escalating our operational capacity to an unparalleled level,” he extra.

Jamie Smithyes will be joining the working board of Steer at an essential time of small business progress and will lead his senior administration staff through the next section of the business enterprise improvement.

” We’re all incredibly enthusiastic to be becoming a member of the Steer family and as a administration workforce, we’ll be staying in spot to ensure the continued productive operating of the Artis organization,” mentioned Smithyes.