Qualium Investissement has today finalized the sale of the Exxelia / Eurofarad group, the leading European maker of passive components, to LBO France.
Qualium Investissement has organized the takeover of “Etablissements Sogal”, the French leading manufacturer and retailer of BtoB made-to-measure interior furnishing solutions. Their customers include trade establishments and DIY chain stores.
25/10/2010Qualium Investissement sells its investment in Banania and Benco to Krüger GMBH and Cerea Mezzanine
Qualium Investissement has sold its investment in Nutrial, a French holding operating the brands Banania and Benco, to the Krüger Group and to Céréa Mezzanine (shareholder since 2007). The company’s management, around its Chairman Thierry Hénault, also remains present in this new pool.
14/10/2010Qualium Investissement sells Marc Orian and reinvests in the new group created from the Marc Orian - Histoire d'Or merger
Qualium Investissement has today sold its majority holding in the Marc Orian group, joint leader in France in retail centre jewellery, to a holding controlled by Bridgepoint and Apax, which simultaneously bought the Histoire d’Or group.
Qualium Investissement has sold Plaslab, the holding company of Plastiques Gosselin, to a Corning Incorporated subsidiary (NYSE:GLW)
Qualium Investissement has acquired retail chain La Foir’Fouille in a management buyout, alongside President Ivan Rapoport and senior management, from investment company Headbose. La Foir’Fouille is a leader in France of deep-discount, ‘general store’ products, whose branded outlets had a turnover of €430 million in 2009. La Foir’Fouille is the French joint leader in the distribution of low-cost household goods and leisure products with a brand name turnover of €430 million in 2009.
Qualium Investissement has agreed to support a management buyout of Tournus Equipement, investing alongside general manager Pierre Marcel and the company’s top management. Based in Bourgogne, Tournus Equipement is one of the leading French makers of professional quality, stainless steel kitchen equipment. It had turnover of €35 million in 2009.
CDC Capital Investissement, is a subsidiary of Caisse des Dépôts operating in the non-public market sector and specialising in buy-outs, became Qualium Investissement on 27th January 2010.