Polish LP PFR Ventures has invested €75m in four private equity firms in recent months, including Apax Partners, PAI Partners and Avallon MBO. Investment director Michał Gładyś talks to Eliza Punshi about the firm's newly created PE arm, backing international fund managers eyeing Polish companies, and developing PE as an asset class in the country
In his new role, Livio Zanotelli will focus on identifying new investment opportunities across Italy
CVC Capital Partners has signed an agreement to sell portfolio company AR Packaging Group to listed company Graphic Packaging Holding Company for $1.45bn.
GP sells its 75% stake in the medical company, controlled via Atlante Private Equity Fund
Cinven's proposal amounts to 830 pence per share, representing a 37.6% premium to Sanne's shares price of 603 pence