Permira and Doughty Hanson are thought to be amongst the bidders in the final stages of the auction to buy Jurys Inns, the 20-strong budget hotel chain headquartered in Dublin. Merrill Lynch has been appointed by the Jurys Doyle Group to dispose of the hotels which are expected to fetch EUR 1bn. Jurys Doyle will retain its 12 premium hotels.
Laura Clayfield and Raj Mukherji have joined the London-based mid-market sponsor
Eurazeo and Unigestion among LPs in new fund for industrial tech businesses Raith and AEMtec
BlackRock mulls new vintage of private capital products for sophisticated retail investors in Europe
Global asset manager explores new generation of private market funds for wealthy individuals banking on positive uptake from retail investors
Despite macro woes, sponsor wants to build up on last year’s pace of investment and exceed GBP 400m mark in 2023