As evidenced below, the government have given a £250m+ contract for PPE to a small investment strategy company, they were the only bidder for the contract !
How the hell did this happen ?
According to Tenders Electronic Daily (TED the journal of EU procurement) The Department of Health have awarded a contract have awarded a £252,500,000 (!!) contract for the supply of PPE. The contract was awarded on price and Ayanda Capital were the only bidder.
( https://ted.europa.eu/udl?uri=TED%3ANOTICE%3A309303-2020%3ATEXT%3AEN%3AHTML&src=0 )
According to Companies House the last filed unaudited accounts ending 31 December 2019 stated that the average number of employees was 5 and fixed assets were £2.9m
According to https://www.ayandacapital.com they are a family office focused on a broad investment strategy, PPE isn't mentioned.