Private equity firm Advent International is in exclusive talks to acquire HgCapital’s Mondo Minerals B.V., the company revealed. Specifics on the transaction were not publicized. Guillaume Darbon, a managing director with Advent, and Michael Ogrinz, are working on the deal. Advent was advised by HSBC (M&A), Allen & Overy (Legal), KPMG (Financial and Tax Diligence), BCG (Market Diligence), ERM (Environment) Creative Value / Olivier Quenardel (Industry Advisors). Senior acquisition debt is being arranged by BNP Paribas (acting through Fortis Bank SA.NV), IKB Deutsche Industriebank AG and RBC Capital Markets, and mezzanine acquisition debt by Ares Capital Europe Limited.