Paris-based Apax Partners has sold SK AeroSafety, the aviation division of Netherlands-based safety equipment specialist SK FireSafety, to Levine Leichtman Capital Partners (LLCP), a US-based investment management firm.
GP invests in the software company via Essling Expansion, a fund that recently held a first close
BVA expects to become one of the main market research groups in Europe and reach revenues of €200m
GP sold Ober Scharrer to Nordic last year, generating a 3.6x return on its original investment
NIBC and existing investors including Prime also took part in the round for the SME lender