Three members of the four-person private equity team at Australia's Future Fund – including PE head Steve Byrom – have departed to set up their own consulting firm that will advise global institutional investors looking to build exposure to the asset class.
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