Apax Partners and LBO France have acquired a majority stake in Maison du Monde in a secondary buyout deal. The management will retain around 20% of the equity while original investor Ixen will hold a minority stake. The deal sees Barclays Private Equity, which invested in Maison du Monde alongside Ixen in 2005, exit their stake in the company.
Deal includes three manufacturing facilities located in Spain, which employ around 140 staff
GP acquired the care home group from Swiss Prime Site and will be the company's sole shareholder
Iris, Idinvest and historical backers invest in the manager of the eponymous social media app
GP uses its Mérieux Participations 3 fund, which held a first close on €200m in 2018