A group of private equity players and industrials have contributed to a fund totalling EUR 90,000 destined to sponsor outstanding students of Bocconi University. The fund was set up in memory of Claudio Albonico, the late manager of Mid Equity Partners , who passed away earlier this year.
Fund targets companies active in the ready-to-wear, cosmetics, jewellery, accessories, health and lifestyle sectors
This is Cinven VII's third acquisition following the purchase of LGC and Thyssenkrupp Elevator
Buyer is wholly acquiring the company for a debt-free purchase price of around €13.6m
Round follows the company's €24m series-D in November 2019, also backed by Wellington and HBM