Hard Rock Cafe, the chain of 121 restaurants, four hotels and two casinos owned by UK leisure group Rank is being sold. Bidders include Permira, TDR Capital and US-based Apollo Management as well as trade interest from Seminole Hard Rock Hotels and Casinos, a group backed by the native American Seminole tribe.
Company has raised €20m so far over two funding rounds
HV Holtzbrinck and Lakestar also participate in the round for the dental technology startup
IK VIII held a final close in November 2016 with €1.85bn and was 87% deployed as of December 2019
With the GP's support, Bomi intends to pursue an intensive buy-and-build strategy