The Carlyle Group has acquired Bigmouthmedia, the digital marketing agency headquartered in Edinburgh and will merge the company with its existing portfolio company, Global Media GmbH, the web marketing company headquartered in Munich. As a result, Carlyle will create the largest independent search marketing company with over 300 customers, including Hilton, British Airways, AOL and Barclays.
With SEP's support, Dohop intends to scale up its team and expand its global sales
Exit ends BPE's three-and-a-half-year holding period; the add-on is Stella's second under PAI
Combined group generates revenues of DKK 850m and employs 150 staff across 11 offices in Denmark
Stijn Christiaens, co-founder and CTO at Collibra, will continue to act as an independent board member