Ardian is adding technology and business services to the sectors that are part of its deal hunt in North America as the French sponsor seeks to ramp up its presence in the region in the coming years, Thibault Basquin told Unquote.
Exit from Main Fund V comes three years after the GP acquired the Germany-based procurement technology company
Unquote’s selection of the latest add-ons, with ICG's Circet, Five Arrows' Mintec, Carlyle's Jagex, and more
Lucie Cawood's appointment follows poaching of Ian Shawyer by Cleary Gottlieb earlier this month
New entrants scared by remarks on limiting profits; existing investors expected to rush to complete bolt-ons