Phoenix Equity Partners has put its up-market hangbag portfolio company Radley on the block. It is understood that the business it acquired in February 2006 for £45m could fetch up to £150m at auction. Exponent Private Equity, MidOcean Partners and Barclays Private Equity are understood to be amongst the bidders. PricewaterhouseCoopers is running the sale process.
DVI Equity Partners, Frontline Ventures and Enterprise Ireland also take part
Newcomer Target Global and existing investor Round Hill Ventures also take part in the round
GP invests €7.3m in the France-based point-of-sale merchandising equipment provider
Azimut appoints Jeffry Brown as CEO of AACP; Brown previously worked at Dyal Capital Partners