Barclays Private Equity (BPE) has backed the management buyout of Martek Power. The deal sees BPE invest alongside the founder and management to take a 60% stake in the business. Non-executive family members exit their shares in the company at this time, with founder and CEO Marcel Katz retaining his 38% stake in the company. The deal values the company at around EUR 60m.
Also participating in the round were angel investors including the founders of Just Spices
Stake owned by EQT is transferred from EQT VII to its successor funds EQT VIII and EQT IX
Miya is a portfolio company of Bridgepoint Europe VI, a €5.7bn fund that invests in companies with EV of €200m-1bn
Mid-cap buyout-focused fund-of-funds closed on €162m and has made 14 of its 20 planned investments