Buyout groups Exponent and Equistone are among suitors to have progressed to a second round of bidding for Dental Directory, the UK-based dental products and equipment supplier being carved out of IDH Group, two sources familiar with the situation said.
Majority investment from THL Partners sees Verdane retain a minority stake in the Swedish company
GP to acquire majority stake via Fund VIII; German group’s founders to reinvest in the deal
German GP’s new vehicle will be slightly larger than its predecessor, which is set to complete deployment in two years
Italian GP has received EUR 230m in commitments to date for Fund V against a EUR 250m hard-cap