French PE firm Latour Capital has sold its majority stake in French swimming pool equipment manufacturer Nextpool to a B&Capital-led consortium, comprising BNP Paribas Developpement, BPI France, Alliance Entreprendre and Garibaldi Participations.
Managing director Craig Ferguson discusses accelerated deployment activity during the pandemic and plans to scale up the PE allocation by 2025
Fund has a target of $600m, which it plans to reach by next year, according to Kommersant
Existing investors including Institut Català de Finances also take part in the financing
Biotech company initially raised €12m in December 2018