Noble Fund Managers Private Equity has provided organic baby food business Plum Baby with £1.5m of development capital. Noble will take a significant minority stake in the business following the deal. In addition to Noble’s commitment, Octopus Ventures anticipates concluding a further investment imminently. As part of the deal, Patrick Cairns joins as CEO following a successful career at Unilever.
Deal includes three manufacturing facilities located in Spain, which employ around 140 staff
GP acquired the care home group from Swiss Prime Site and will be the company's sole shareholder
Iris, Idinvest and historical backers invest in the manager of the eponymous social media app
GP uses its Mérieux Participations 3 fund, which held a first close on €200m in 2018