Boston-based PE-backed joint venture Katalyst launches

By Iris Dorbian — 5 months ago

Boston-based Katalyst LLC, a joint venture between Gordon Brooks and Housatonic Partners, has launched. Katalyst will focus on acquiring companies that are mostly in the healthcare and insurance business services sector. The company is planning on investing up to $40 million to support this mission. Also, Brooks will handle chairman and CEO duties for Katalyst.


Carlyle Group, Generation Estates Form Joint Venture In UK

By Eamon — 5 years ago

(Reuters) – The Carlyle Group [CYL.UL] is stepping up its drive into Europe’s fast-growing student housing sector after forming its first UK development joint venture, with a special focus on London’s under-supplied market. The global private equity firm has teamed up with student accommodation operator Generation Estates Limited to develop four schemes in London, with […]