US private equity firm York Capital and Cypriot GP Elements Capital Partners have acquired Greek pharma specialist Famar, including its Italian subsidiary Famar Italia.
Software systems developer is the GP's first investment from its £561m CBPE X vehicle
Following the deal, Montefiore retains a minority stake and a seat on the company's board
Following the €20m first close, the Berlin-based VC aims to launch a larger cleantech-focused fund
GP is investing from its £120m SME Fund, which held a final close in July 2018