New Look, the fashion retailer backed by Apax and Permira, has revealed strong trading figures over the Christmas period leading to speculation that the investors may seek to exit the company sometime in 2007. Its chief executive stated that an IPO in H2 2007 was possible.
Parent company Reiff Group said in a statement that the sale is part of its ongoing realignment plan
Neil Bennett, previously of Beacon Rail Leasing, will be appointed executive chairman of the company
Healthtech-focused VC sees oppprtunities in the developing European market, managing director Christian Weiß tells Unquote
Paul Keen, previously CFO of ETC Venues, will join the board as a non-executive director