Horseware Ireland records double-digit growth for 2021

The Dundalk-based equestrian accessories company is majority controlled by private equity group Lonsdale Capital Partners, which paid over €47 million to acquire a 70 per cent stake in early 2021

Mark Saunders, chief executive of Horseware Ireland: ‘We have refocused our business strategy to concentrate on the potential of our core equine business for significant growth over the coming years’. Picture: Shane O'Neill, Coalesce

Horseware Ireland, the Dundalk-based equestrian accessories company, recorded double-digit growth in profits and sales for its 2021 financial year, newly filed accounts show.

The company, which specialises in products like rugs, covers, blankets and other accessories for horses, is majority controlled by Lonsdale Capital Partners. The London-based private equity group paid just over €47 million to acquire a 70 per cent stake in the company in early 2021.

As part of the deal, a new ...