7 November 2012
Catapult Venture Managers' Portfolio Company, Hangar Seven, Acquires Doco London
Catapult Venture Managers’ portfolio company, Hangar Seven, one of the UK’s leading creative production companies, has acquired the business of Doco London, the boutique digital creative agency. The acquisition will see Doco London merged with Hangar Seven’s London operations.
Doco London was established in 2001. Its clients include: Walt Disney Studios, Tottenham Hotspur plc, NBC Picturebox, Unilever, Xbox, Tesco and Lego. The company specialises in online strategy, marketing and activation and has particularly strong skills in social, digital design and User Experience.
Speaking about the acquisition, Nick Aldrich, Hangar Seven’s Managing Director, said:
“We’re delighted that the Doco London team are joining Hangar Seven. They are a brilliant group of people who produce fantastic work for their clients".
“Hangar Seven has been steadily growing its digital capabilities to support its position as one of the leading producers of online content for retail and consumer brands. Combining the Doco team’s skill-set, resources and experience to our offer means that both companies’ clients will receive an improved service".
Jens Bachem, CEO of Doco London, commented:
“Teaming up with Hangar Seven is the right thing to do for our people and our clients. They are a young, rapidly growing business that is keen to challenge convention. Their culture is a great fit with ours. We both have great clients and we share a common approach to delivering inspiring ideas".
“The Doco team have always been innovators and we look forward to continuing this tradition with our new partners”.