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Waterland strengthens ATOS clinics by acquiring second leading hospital in Cologne

Waterland strengthens ATOS clinics by acquiring second leading hospital in Cologne

Hamburg/Munich/Cologne, 30. November 2018 – Waterland Private Equity has expanded its portfolio company ATOS to include a second location in Cologne. MediaPark Klinik is a premium hospital specialising in orthopaedics, with a focus on fields such as trauma surgery, sports medicine, osteopathy and chiropractic. The acquisition will allow the ATOS group of specialised hospitals to […]

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Gimv in exclusive negotiations with Industries & Finances to become majority shareholder of Groupe Claire

Gimv in exclusive negotiations with Industries & Finances to become majority shareholder of Groupe Claire

Gimv will be acquiring a majority stake in Groupe Claire, alongside its management, in order to support the company’s development in France and abroad, both with its traditional as well as with its innovative offer. Former Veolia spin-off and currently majority-owned by private equity firm Industries et Finances, Groupe Claire designs, develops and supplies equipment […]

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Waterland strengthens Schönes Leben by adding Gut Köttenich Group

Waterland strengthens Schönes Leben by adding Gut Köttenich Group

Hamburg/Ulm/Jülich, 15 November 2018 – Waterland Private Equity has expanded its portfolio company Schönes Leben Group to include Gut Köttenich / Euregio, a care specialist based in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia. Gut Köttenich Group’s portfolio of services includes inpatient, outpatient and adult day care, as well as assisted living, non-hospital intensive care and […]

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Gimv invests in Belgian biotech company Camel-IDS, to support its unique radio-immunotherapy platform

Gimv invests in Belgian biotech company Camel-IDS, to support its unique radio-immunotherapy platform

Camel-IDS, a Brussels-based company developing cancer-targeted radiopharmaceuticals today announced the completion of a series-A financing round, whereby the company secured funding of EUR 37 million. Gimv, who leads this round together with V-Bio Ventures, invests EUR 6 million. They are joined by HealthCap, Novo Seeds, Pontifax and BioMedPartners. This financing, which is one of the […]

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Capricorn’s Sustainable Chemistry Fund joins Black Bear funding round to solve the global waste tire problem and slash CO2

Capricorn’s Sustainable Chemistry Fund joins Black Bear funding round to solve the global waste tire problem and slash CO2

The Dutch company Black Bear aims to scale up its unique “Tire to Carbon Black” technology: Each plant would prevent emissions equal to the CO2 captured by more than 1 million trees; It will use the capital to further develop its industrial-scale prototype plant and expand internationally, with potential for more than 1000 plants worldwide; […]

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Gimv enters into exclusivity with Cerea Capital II to become majority shareholder of La Comtoise alongside the company’s Chairman and founder

Gimv enters into exclusivity with Cerea Capital II to become majority shareholder of La Comtoise alongside the company’s Chairman and founder

Gimv will acquire a majority interest in La Comtoise, alongside Michel Vanhove and the management team, to support the company in its growth and international expansion Antwerp (BE) / Louhans and Paris (FR), 30 October 2018, 7:30am – Created in 1994 in Louhans (Saône-et-Loire) by Michel Vanhove, La Comtoise develops and supplies tailor-made cheese solutions […]

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Gimv acquires Medi-Markt Homecare Service and Medi Markt Service Nord Ost: market leadership in medical supplies to be further expanded after the merger

Gimv acquires Medi-Markt Homecare Service and Medi Markt Service Nord Ost: market leadership in medical supplies to be further expanded after the merger

As part of a succession plan, Gimv is investing in the two German companies Medi-Markt Homecare-Service GmbH and Medi Markt Service Nord Ost GmbH as well as a number of affiliated companies. These two leading service providers in incontinence care will continue to grow in the coming years as a newly formed group with the support […]

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Uitreiking van de eerste BVA Awards ooit – Remise des premiers BVA Awards

Uitreiking van de eerste BVA Awards ooit – Remise des premiers BVA Awards

De Belgian Venture Capital & Private Equity Association (BVA) reikte voor het eerst Awards uit aan Belgische ondernemingen die met de steun van private equity of venture capital investeerders een opmerkelijk groeitraject afleggen. De private equity industrie omvat de hele ontwikkelingscyclus van een onderneming; om dit te reflecteren werden drie segmenten onderscheiden: Venture, Groei en […]

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Ardian acquires a majority stake in Inula, the European leader of natural therapies

Ardian acquires a majority stake in Inula, the European leader of natural therapies

Paris, October 3, 2018 – Ardian, a world-leading private investment house, today announces that it has signed an agreement to acquire a majority stake in Inula Group from Vendis Capital, Dominique Baudoux (Founder & Chairman) and Sergio Calandri (CEO). Inula Group was created following the merger of Pranarôm and HerbalGem, two pioneering laboratories specialized in […]

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