Specialist oil and gas private equity fund Epi-V has completed its first transaction, investing £3m in Aberdeen-based Brinker Technology. The £50m Epi-V fund was launched in August 2007 with the aim of making equity investments of between £2m and £10m in emerging technology and service companies within the upstream services sector. LDC is the sole institutional investor in the fund.
De Scorbiac was responsible for the Accenture Venture fund's activities in Europe
GP sells the Dutch employment agency to its CEO, ending its three-years ownership
Financing for the acquisition was provided by Santander Corporate and Commercial Banking
Sussex Place Ventures, Contour Ventures, Partnership Fund and Outrun Ventures also take part