Sagard has signed a definitive agreement to divest portfolio logistics company Compagnie Européenne de Prestations Logistiques (CEPL) to Arcapita, a Bahrain-based investment firm, in a secondary buyout valued at around EUR 500m.
Austria-based electrical engineering company had filed for insolvency in April 2020
VC house expects to hold a €35-45m first close by the end of July and a final close in around one year
LPs in Exponent III include Aberdeen Standard Investments, Central Pension Fund and CNP Assurances
Company has generated €12m in revenues and has a 25% EBITDA margin