Although 3i was said to be preparing the IPO of toy manufacturer Giochi Preziosi for the end of H1 2008, market reports suggest that the buyout house may be looking to divest sooner than planned.
BCEP II follows a long-hold private equity strategy, with an investment period of 15 years
Combined companies will pursue a buy-and-build strategy, acquiring fitness studio chains
Marc Seeger joins the firm's Düsseldorf-based corporate and M&A team from Hengeler Mueller
GP acquires the automotive networked systems business as part of a succession solution