Exponent and Electra offer to acquire UK digital photo service Photobox

By Iris Dorbian — 4 months ago

Exponent Private Equity and Electra Partners have made a bid to acquire Photobox Group. No financial terms were disclosed. Goldman Sachs International, EY and Herbert Smith Freehills LLP advised Photobox on the transaction while Evercore, Allen & Overy, OC&C Strategy Consultants, KPMG and Shearman & Sterling did likewise for Exponent and Electra. Based in London, Photobox is a digital photo service.

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Zeus Capital adds three to team

By Iris Dorbian — 4 months ago

Zeus Capital has hired Alistair Donnelly and Jordan Warburton as executives for the firm’s corporate finance team. Also, the UK-based investment bank has appointed Claire Duffy as research executive. Previously, Donnelly worked at KPMG; Warburton was at EY; and Duffy came from Daniel Stewart.

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Riverside acquires Drain Doctor as an add-on

By Iris Dorbian — 4 months ago

The Riverside Company has acquired UK-plumbing franchise Drain Doctor as an add-on to its Dwyer Group platform. No financial terms were disclosed. Jones Day, Bird & Bird and KPMG advised Riverside on the transaction while Madison Capital, GE Capital, NXT Capital and Ares Capital provided the financing.

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Riverside exits Orliman

By Iris Dorbian — 5 months ago

Magnum Capital has acquired Riverside Company‘s ownership stake in Orliman. No financial terms were disclosed. Montalban and KPMG served as advisors to Riverside on the transaction. Based in Valencia, Spain, Orliman is a maker of orthopedic devices.

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Aterian-backed SourceLink appoints Lewis as CFO

By Iris Dorbian — 5 months ago

SourceLink, which is owned by Aterian Investment Partners, has named Don Lewis as chief financial officer. Lewis has been with SourceLink since 2013 and prior to that, he worked at KPMG. Based in Itasca, Illinois, SourceLink is a direct marketing services provider.

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EQT Infrastructure II to acquire WASH

By Iris Dorbian — 10 months ago

EQT Infrastructure II Fund has agreed to buy El Segundo, California-based WASH Multifamily Laundry Systems, a provider of laundry services to multifamily apartments and universities. The seller is CHS Capital LLC. No financial terms were disclosed. Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP, Bain & Company and KPMG advised EQT Infrastructure II on the deal while Moelis & Company LLC, William Blair & Co and Kirkland & Ellis LLP advised WASH. Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs and Natixis will provide financing for the transaction.

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EQT Infrastructure to sell Swedegas to Enagás and Fluxys

By Iris Dorbian — 11 months ago

EQT Infrastructure Limited has agreed to sell Swedegas to Enagás Internacional S.L.U. and Fluxys Europe B.V. No financial terms were disclosed for the transaction that is expected to be completed by mid-April. Morgan Stanley, Vinge and KPMG advised EQT Infrastructure on the deal. Swedegas owns Sweden’s entire gas transmission network.

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Wind Point-backed Dicom buys Modern Forwarding

By Iris Dorbian — 11 months ago

Dicom Transportation Group, a portfolio company of Wind Point Partners, has acquired Modern Forwarding. No financial terms were disclosed. KPMG LLP served as a transaction advisor to Wind Point and Dicom on the transaction while AIM Group Canada was financial advisor to Modern Forwarding. Based in Ontario, Modern Forwarding is a provider of regional truckload transport services with a focus on U.S.-Canada cross-border business.

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Andersen Tax appoints MD at Chicago office

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

Andersen Tax has added Bob McDonald to its Chicago office as a managing director in its alternative investment funds practice. Previously, McDonald worked at KPMG where he was a partner in the federal income tax group. He was also a managing director at True Partners.

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Riverside exits Rameder

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

The Riverside Company has sold its stake in Rameder. No financial terms were disclosed. Altium Capital, Watson Farley & Williams, Roland Berger and KPMG served as advisors to Riverside on the transaction. Based in Germany, Rameder is an online retailer of tow-bars, automotive carrier systems and related accessories.

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Riverside completes Five Star acquisition

By Iris Dorbian — 1 year ago

Riverside has acquired Five Star Painting as an add-on for its Dwyer Group platform. No financial terms were disclosed. Madison Capital, GE Capital, NXT Capital and Ares Capital provided financing for the transaction while Jones Day, KPMG, Fisher Zucker and Cassels Brock advised Riverside on the deal. Based in Spanish Fork, Utah, Five Star is a franchisor of interior and exterior painting services.

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Riverside adds Protexer to team technologies platform

By Angela Sormani — 1 year ago

The Riverside Company has added Protexer to its team technologies platform. The Knoxville, Tennessee-based business distributes and assembles shoe cover dispensers, removers and shoe covers. GE Capital led the financing for the transaction. Riverside was advised by Jones Day and KPMG.

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