The saga of beleaguered waste management company Biffa was finally brought to an end last week with the agreement of a debt-for-equity swap. Such a classic tale of an over-leveraged private equity deal going sour is, as ever, popular with the papers, but how did things get so bad at Biffa?
French plastic medical devices manufacturer is sold to Mérieux Développement and Gimv
French VC, launched in 2017, backs French tech companies in their early-stage phases
Strategy remains unchanged, investing in profitable businesses in the DACH and Benelux regions
Second bolt-on, after the purchase of Hamburg-based Startec, since AnaCap's original acquisition