Alantra’s private debt fund invests €17mn in Grupo Forus to accelerate its expansion

Date 20 September 2017

Type Alternative Asset Management

Madrid– Alantra’s private debt fund has completed its ninth investment by means of an up to €17mn senior financing to Grupo Forus, one of the leading sport centres operators in Spain.

Founded in 2010 Grupo Forus manages municipal sport centers under concession. The company has developed a successful inorganic growth strategy since inception and managed 15 sport centres in 6 Spanish regions as of June 2017. In 2016, the company reported revenues of €25mn.

This transaction will allow Grupo Forus to expand both locally and internationally.