It is reported that Terra Firma, working in association with Wellcome Trust, are inches away from making an indicative offer for Alliance Boots, and being granted access to its books. The UK chemist and retailer, formed by a £7bn merger in 2006, is the latest FTSE company to be at the centre of a private equity bidding war. Currently KKR is performing due diligence on the company following the Boots' board's recommendation of its £10.1bn offer.
Deal is Recover's 23rd acquisition since it was established six years ago, and the third since being acquired by EQT
Gimv formed the climate control business in 2016 by merging Itho Daalderop and Klimaatgarant
Corporate venture arm Shell Ventures leads the round for the IoT energy systems software platform
GP invests in the company via Wisequity V, which closed on its €260m hard-cap in July 2019