AXA has announced it has signed an agreement to take a majority stake in vinyl flooring business Gerflor. This tertiary buyout sees the exit of PAI partners and CDC Entreprises, and a renewed comittment from Natexis industrie and ICG, who re-invest in newco alongside and AXA and Barclays Private Equity, in a deal worth about EUR 310m.
Danish VC Heartcore Capital, UVC Partners and existing investor Picus Capital also take part
Deal is an extension of the $4.1m series-A funding round led by Blossom Capital in October 2019
Fresh capital will help the provider of cloud access services expand in western Europe
DBay has also negotiated a new revolving credit facility for the transport and logistics company