Bridges Ventures has acquired a majority stake in used book retailer and recycling business World of Books for £13m.
GP aims to bolster its presence across the DACH region with the hire of a new partner
New funding will be used on sales and marketing resources to aid with international expansion
Product design company will invest in new product development and international expansion
Exit represents a 3.5x investment multiple for HgCapital and a 30% gross IRR, with cash proceeds of £36.9m