Alantra Private Equity and Magnum Industrial Partners have bought 88% of Portuguese screen-printing company Roq from Explorer Investments, each acquiring a 44% stake in the company, while Roq's management team will retain the remaining 12%.
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