Dominique Gaillard, the chair of trade body France Invest, opened proceedings on day two of the IPEM conference and caught up with Unquote editor Greg Gille in the studio. While confident that private equity's strong run of form will continue, he urged the industry to do more to tackle pressing issues around climate change, diversity, and sharing value with all company stakeholders.
Austria-based electrical engineering company had filed for insolvency in April 2020
VC house expects to hold a €35-45m first close by the end of July and a final close in around one year
LPs in Exponent III include Aberdeen Standard Investments, Central Pension Fund and CNP Assurances
Company has generated €12m in revenues and has a 25% EBITDA margin