As mentioned in the guide, “worker and employee owned cooperatives form part of the wider employee ownership sector and oﬀer a real option for those wishing to embed democratic and ethical principles into their business”. To learn how become an employee owned, the necessary steps to achieve an employee buyout and choose an employee ownership model in the UK, you can download the following document:
A new guide about business transfers to employees in the UK
10 July 2013 [ English ] [ français ]
« Simply Buyout » is a guide to promote and develop business transfers to employees addressed to owners, professional advisers and employees in the UK. It is jointly published by: Co-operatives UK, the body that unites cooperative enterprises in the UK, the Wales Co-operative Centre, Co-operative Development Scotland, and Preston City Council.