February 2019

Sector report: Manufacturing and distribution of building materials

Going for gold to support a sustainable world-class vision

In this issue of Spot On, Oaklins’ Brian Livingston draws on deep experience in the industry to share his views on the manufacturing and distribution of building materials sector.


“It’s becoming increasingly clear that businesses are shifting their models towards specialisation as opposed to pure revenue growth, especially with regard to new sustainable technologies. In this newsletter we have explored what the future may hold by reflecting on the recent World Cup bids.”


Brian Livingston, Managing Director

London, United Kingdom

01 MARKET TRENDS

How the bids to host the 2026 World Cup point towards the future of sustainability in the construction industry

02 SECTOR VIEW

We spoke with the Corporate Development team at RGIB to gain insight into their growth and acquisition strategy

03 VALUATIONS

The latest trends in the valuation of building materials companies globally


04 M&A ACTIVITY

A selection of recent transactions in the manufacturing and distribution of

building materials sector