Slovak private equity group Penta Investments has acquired a 73% stake in Slovak Privatbanka from Austria’s Meinl Bank. The transaction value has not been disclosed but the financial investor has indicated to acquire the remaining stake by end of 2007.
Parent company Reiff Group said in a statement that the sale is part of its ongoing realignment plan
Neil Bennett, previously of Beacon Rail Leasing, will be appointed executive chairman of the company
Healthtech-focused VC sees oppprtunities in the developing European market, managing director Christian Weiß tells Unquote
Paul Keen, previously CFO of ETC Venues, will join the board as a non-executive director