Greg Gille caught up with Felix Capital partner and co-founder Antoine Nussenbaum at the IPEM conference in Cannes on 23 January to discuss the firm's outlook on the current market. Nussenbaum discussed Felix's approach to lifestyle brands, Europe's VC success, the key importance of a tightly focused strategy, and more.
Held in Cannes over 22-24 January, IPEM gathered more than 1,900 industry participants to network and discuss the latest trends affecting the global private equity industry.
First MBO in Italy for the GP, which will now start investing from its recently raised Fund VIII
Add-on comes after Mergermarket reported that the sale of Bergman had been suspended in March 2020
Trade buyer Xact was acquired by JLL Partners from Clearview Capital in 2018 in an MBO
Existing investors Novo Holdings, Morningside Ventures and Brace Pharma Capital also participate