European buyout activity fell to its lowest point since Q1 2016 in the first quarter of 2019, but a large-cap rebound bolstered aggregate value, according to the latest Unquote Private Equity Barometer, published in association with Aberdeen Standard Investments.
FDL Servizi founder and CEO Fausto Romelli retains a minority stake
Fergus Gallagher joins from Hogan Lovells and worked at Morgan Stanley and Jefferies on secondment
Odey Asset Management and Leapfrog Investments also back the round
Deal for endoscope manufacturer marks the final investment from SHS Fonds IV