Christie Group plc

Christie Finance is part of the international Christie Group plc – a leading professional business services group, with 39 offices across the UK and Europe.

The Group caters to its specialist markets in the hospitality, leisure, healthcare, medical, childcare and education and retail sectors, delivering more than 40 services via two divisions: Professional Business Services and Stock & Inventory Systems and Services.

The core services it provides are:

  • Agency
  • Appraisal
  • Building services
  • Consultancy
  • Funding
  • Health and Safety
  • Insurance
  • Inventory
  • Software and support
  • Stock audit
  • Valuation

Christie Group services relate to the entire lifecycle of a business – from initial acquisition, through day-to-day operations, all the way to an eventual sale. In the Professional Business Services division its trading businesses Christie & Co, Christie Finance, Christie Insurance and Pinders cover all aspects of appraising, valuing, buying, selling, financing and insuring a wide variety of businesses in the Group core sectors.

This expertise is complemented by that of the leading providers of stock control and inventory management services, Orridge and Venners, which specialise in the retail and hospitality sectors, respectively. In addition, Vennersys provides software and systems for the leisure and hospitality markets.

Sector expertise and service excellence are the common threads that link all Christie Group companies. From the establishment of Christie & Co in 1935, through to the acquisition of Orridge in 2002 and the launch of Vennersys in 2008, the Christie Group has grown into an international business with a solid reputation for understanding its core markets and making a real contribution to the commercial success of its clients.