RSK Group announces third acquisition in a month


RSK Group has acquired market research agency BMG Research. 

by Rory ButlerFebruary 9, 2023

The firm said the buy will enhance its global insight and consultancy services. 

BMG has a team of 100 based in Birmingham, Glasgow and London, providing market research to public and social sectors, including: 

  • Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs   
  • Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy  
  • HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC)  
  • Department for International Trade 

It also serves utility companies and housing associations.  

BMG MD Dawn Hands will continue to lead the business. 

RSK also recently acquired temporary site service company WysePower, and mineral exploration and ground investigation contractor Irish Drilling Limited.  

“The BMG Research acquisition will be extremely valuable in supporting RSK’s continued diversification into new service offerings and client bases, both in the UK and globally,” said Alan Ryder, RSK Chief Executive Officer. 

“BMG Research, as a leading market research company that works with many prestige companies, will be able to assist RSK businesses with research and data evaluation.  

“I am delighted to welcome BMG Research to the RSK Group, as this will further strengthen our wider innovation and research approach in the regulated sectors, improving our capability and client services in this domain.” 

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