Liberty Corporate Finance is pleased to announce the completion of ECI Partners investment in Citation PLC (“Citation”).

With over 200 employees, Citation provides professional advice and compliance packages to 7,500 business clients across the UK, via its team of regionally located, employed consultants. The company’s market-leading services provide guaranteed protection in the high risk areas of employment law and health & safety regulations.

Citation clients are 12x less likely to face an employment tribunal, 47x less likely to receive a Health & Safety notice and 8x less likely to have a reportable accident at work compared to other SMEs.


Citation offers an excellent service to its clients with long term future contracts by professional service sector standards. Since 2006, sales have risen more than 50 percent to £15.4 million for the year ended 31 December 2011. The company was winner of the Queen’s Award for Enterprise (Innovation) 2006, and has also been recognised as “market leader” by Orange UK in the National Business Awards. Liberty Corporate Finance provided debt advisory services to ECI Partners.

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