Hewden Stuart was established in 1968. Trading under the single Hewden brand since 1999, the company has grown steadily, both organically and through multiple acquisitions. Sun Capital Partners Inc, a leading U.S. based investment firm, acquired Hewden in 2010. It specialises in investing in market leading businesses. Today, Hewden employs almost 900 professionals who promote best practice in a variety of areas including construction, infrastructure, industrial and environmental industries. It is a leader in environmental, health and safety training.