BartonKnight and Morton Fairview join forces

BartonKnight is pleased to announce the acquisition of Morton Fairview Electrical Limited.

Morton Fairview has been serving Croydon, Mitcham and the surrounding areas for over 45 years and has built up a reputation for excellent client service and responsiveness.

Bruce Gilchrist, who succeeded his father Donald Gilchrist in managing the company, will remain with the BartonKnight group to assist in this exciting new phase of Morton Fairview’s development.

Commenting on the acquisition, Bruce Gilchrist stated “After 45 years in the Gilchrist family, I identified the value in the partnership with the BartonKnight Group, a family company which truly shares the qualities of trust, workmanship and reliability upon which my father and I built the Morton Fairview name.”

Matthew Barton, the managing director of  BartonKnight commented “We are delighted to welcome Morton Fairview to the BartonKnight Group. The company broadens the reach of our service proposition and we look forward to working with Bruce and his team on investing and growing the business over the coming months.


About Morton Fairview Electrical Services Limited

Morton Fairview started back in 1972 and has been an NICEIC member since 1978 and ECA member since 1997. It was founded in Mitcham by Donald Gilchrist and has been headed by his son, Bruce Gilchrist, since 2004. After successfully establishing itself as one of South London’s leading electrical contractors, it was acquired by the Barton Knight Group in 2017.


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