EQT Private Equity has made a voluntary takeover offer for Germany-based online pet products retailer Zooplus of EUR 470 per share, surpassing the EUR 460 per share offer made by Hellman & Friedman (H&F) earlier in September.
French sponsor seeks to attract state-backed LPs for new strategy targeting ESG-focused startups
Director appointments include Rutland Partners' Matt Hamilton-Allen, who joins the investment team
New vehicle exceeded target by more than USD 300m; aims for up to 20% exposure to European debt
New vehicle will invest at the crossover of health care, life sciences and tech with EUR 5m-50m tickets