Parcom Ventures BV, the private equity company of ING, has acquired a shareholding of approximately 21% in Qurius. Parcom has taken over the shares (B) which ABN AMRO Capital and Prime Technology Ventures received out of the Qurius-Watermark merger. This merger was authorized on 18 December 2006 and resulted in a company with around 700 employees and 1,700 customers.
Nutrisens management team, led by CEO Georges Devesa, retains a significant stake in the company
Intention to list comes four years after the GP acquired the company via its fourth fund
Online optician has previously received VC funding from investors including Grazia Equity and Goldman Sachs
Platform will enable smaller investors to put their secondaries stakes up for sale