Recent transactions

Alantra advises Quadriga Capital on the sale of DOREA to Groupe Maisons de Famille

7 November

Berlin/Frankfurt/Paris, 7 November 2018 – Alantra, a global investment banking and asset management company focused on the mid-market segment has advised Dorea Beteiligung S.à r.l. on the sale of DOREA Holding GmbH (“DOREA”), a leading German nursing care operator, owned by funds advised by Quadriga Eigenkapitalberatung GmbH (“Quadriga”), to Groupe Maisons de Famille (“MdF”) for […]

Alantra advised Bencis Capital Partners / BRB International on the acquisition of a strategic majority interest in CSL Silicones Inc.

30 October

Amsterdam, October 30, 2018 – Alantra, a global investment banking and asset management company focused on the mid-market segment, has advised Bencis Capital Partners (“Bencis”) and BRB International B.V. (“BRB”) on the strategic majority interest in CSL Silicones Inc. (“CSL”). Founded 34 years ago and located in Guelph, ON, Canada, CSL has grown leading positions […]

Alantra advises Gilde Buyout Partners on the sale of Riri Group to Chequers Capital

30 October

• Riri is a specialized provider of zippers and buttons for luxury fashion, a dynamically growing market • This is the second transaction Alantra has advised in involving Riri, following the acquisition of the Company by Gilde Buyout Partners in 2014. It also represents the third deal executed for Gilde in the last five years. […]

Alantra advises IK Investment Partners on the sale of Transnorm Group to Honeywell International Inc. for approx. €425m

1 October

Frankfurt, October 1, 2018 – Alantra, a global mid-market investment banking and asset management firm, has advised IK Investment Partners (”IK”) on the sale of Transnorm Group (“Transnorm” or “the Company”), a leading provider of automation technology used in parcel, distribution and e-commerce warehouses, to Honeywell International (“Honeywell”) (NYSE: HON). This is the second time that […]

Alantra acted as debt advisor to Orapi Group on the refinancing of its existing debt through a syndicated loan of ca. €50m

26 September

Advised by Alantra, Orapi Group has achieved the refinancing of its existing debt structure. Purpose of this transaction was to refinance several syndicated facilities, several private placements as well as bank overdrafts. This new syndicated loan, arranged by Societe Générale and Arkea, is brought by most of group’s historical lenders. This refinancing extends the maturity […]

Alantra co-advises Bank of Cyprus on the sale of €2.7bn bad loans to Apollo

11 September

Nicosia, September 11, 2018 – Alantra CPA is pleased to announce its role as co-financial advisor to Bank of Cyprus (BoC) on the signing of a transaction to sell a portfolio of non-performing loans to Apollo Global in a deal which the CEO John Hourican has labelled “a transformative sale for the bank”. The agreement […]

Alantra advises United Digital Group on the sale of its media and performance marketing business to Omnicom Media Group

22 August

August 21, 2018– Alantra advised UDG, a leading agency for digital marketing and one of Germany’s three largest advertising companies who made a strategic decision to sell the performance marketing unit (“M&PM”) of its agency to Omnicom Media Group Germany GmbH. Alantra’s Frankfurt team, together with the US TMT practice provided M&A advisory services to […]

Alantra advises TRIGO on the acquisition of Lumbee Enterprises

22 August

Paris, 22 August 2018 – Alantra, a global investment banking and asset management firm, is pleased to announce that TRIGO Group has acquired Lumbee Enterprises, Inc., a US-based provider of inspection and quality control services, mainly for the automotive industry. The transaction closed on July 6, 2018 and the deal value was not disclosed. Headquartered […]

Alantra advises the Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund in the sale of a 66% stake in DESFA

27 July

Athens- Alantra acted as lead sell side advisor to the Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund (“HRADF”), the Greek privatisation agency, in the sale of a 66% stake in DESFA, the Greek gas Transmission System Operator, to a consortium composed by Snam, Enagas and Fluxys for an amount of €535mn. DESFA is the Greek gas Transmission System Operator and owns, operates and develops the Greek Natural Gas Transmission System, which has a total length of […]

Alantra advises Portobello Capital in the sale of Multiasistencia to Allianz for c. €300mn

25 July

Madrid- Alantra has acted as exclusive financial advisor to Portobello Capital, a leading independent Spanish mid-market Private Equity Fund with € 1.3 Bn AUM, in the sale of its portfolio company Multiasistencia to Allianz Partners, one of the world’s largest insurance and assistance companies. Multiasistencia is an international reference in BPO services and network management focused […]