Sovereign Captial has merged three of its portfolio companies to create Employability and Skills Group (ESG), a new £21m turnover learning and skills company.
Transaction could reportedly value the company at more than €2bn
Company says Gardaworld's offer is "nowhere near a full and fair price"
Claret secures the GP and its funds, and hires the entire HEGC investment team
Secondaries activity is recovering from the initial coronavirus-related shock, with good prospects for GP-led secondaries deals