W&B advises on acquisition from McLaren Technology Group of Absolute Taste


One Event Management engaged White & Black to advise on its acquisition, from McLaren Technology Group, of Absolute Taste to create a single European luxury event design company.

A joy to work with… complete professionals

Neil R C MacLaurin, Group Chairman, One Event Management

One Event Management

One Event Management is comprised of Mecco, F3, the Muddy Duck Pub, Unbranded, Fresh Air, and Fresh Start. Absolute Taste provides specialist catering for performance sports including F1, private jets, events, fixed site contracts and a myriad of other hospitality areas. Absolute Taste was founded in 1997 to provide hospitality to the McLaren F1 team.

Absolute Taste

‘We are very privileged to be working with the McLaren Honda Formula 1 team and follow them around the world delivering the best in performance food experiences.’ Absolute Taste

John, Rob and the team at White and Black were a joy to work with through the acquisition of Absolute Taste. They were complete professionals, understood the dynamics of both companies, and assisted in every step of the process in a timely and thorough manner.

Neil R C MacLaurin, Group Chairman, One Event Management