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Divested Companies

The Company

The Angelantoni Group was founded in 1932 in Milan to produce refrigeration equipment. In the '60s it began production of simulated environmental testing chambers, biomedical tools, industrial refrigeration systems, electronic systems and equipment, and recently, thermodynamic solar and photovoltaic panels.

Transaction structure

Type: Expansion
Percentage acquired:
14%
Investment Date:
June 2003
Investment realization Date:
October 2008

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MPS Venture 1

The Company

A company that distributes natural gas on the Italian market and produces and distributes electrical energy in Argentina.

Transaction Structure:

Type: Expansion
Investment Date:
January 2000
Investment realization date:
March 2002

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Ducato Venture

 

The Company

Carapelli Firenze was founded in 1893 in Montevarchi as a company specialising in the commerce of grain, oil, and other agricultural products. In the '50s, Carapelli was the first to launch mass-market extra virgin olive oil and rapidly achieved a large market share.

Transaction Structure

Type: Management Buy-Out
Investment Date:
June 2002
Investment realization date:
March 2006

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Ducato Venture

The Company

The company is responsible for secondary distribution of natural gas, including through subsidiaries, and has a public service concession for civil distribution of methane gas in some cities in the provinces of Como, Milan, and Pavia.

Transaction Structure

Type: Managment Buy-Out
Investment Date:
June 1999
Investment realization date:
March 2000

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Ducato Venture

The Company 

Digitek S.p.A. designs and produces electronic systems for the automotive and infomobility sectors to order.

Transaction Structure

Type: Buy-Out
Investment Date:
November 1999
Investment realization date:
March 2005

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Ducato Venture

The Company

The Esaote group, established in the early '80s as the biomedical division of Ansaldo Spa (IRI Group), is the most important
Italian industrial group and is a European and global leader in the medical diagnostic systems sector. It is a European leader in ultrasonic devices
and an international leader in dedicated MRI devices. The Esaote Group is also an important player in health related Information Technology.

Transaction structure

Type: Management buy-out
Percentage acquired:
11%
Investment Date:
March 2006
Investment realization date:
Dicember 2009

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MPS Venture 1

The Company

The Manutencoop Facility Management Group is the main company in Italy for management and provision of integrated facility management services, for public and private clients.

Transaction Structure

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Ducato Venture
MPS Venture 1

The Company

Moby S.p.A. is the holding company of the Moby Group, an Italian leader in the coastal shipping trade and leasure, with notable market shares on the Tyrrhenian sea routes connecting the main ports on the western coast (Genoa, Livorno, Civitavecchia, and Piombino) with Sardinia, Corsica, and Elba.

Transaction Structure

Type: Expansion
Investment Date:
Ottobre 2000
Investment realization date:
August 2006

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Ducato Venture

The Company

A company specialized in the production and sale of rolled steel for the construction, naval construction, mechanical industry, and heavy carpentry sectors.

Transaction Structure

Type: Management Buy-Out
Percentage acquired:
49%
Investment Date:
July 2003
Investment realization date: July 2005

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MPS Venture 1

The Company

The company is a leader in the design and production of aluminium tubes and components for air conditioning systems mainly destined for use in the automotive sector.

Transaction Structure

Type: Expansion
Percentage acquired:
27,4%
Investment Date:
July 2006
Investment realization date:
June 2008

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MPS Venture 1

The Company

The GDA Group was founded in the early '50s starting its  activities in wholesale commerce of food products. The GDA carries out its business in the Organised Distribution field for food products and mass market products, both wholesale and retail, through cash and carry, supermarkets, and giant stores, smaller supermarkets and discount food markets. It has a presence in southern Campania, in Basilicata, and in northern Calabria, all regions where it is the market leader.

Transaction Structure

Type: Expansion
Percentage acquired:
13% through MPS Venture 1 and MPS Venture Sud
Investment Date:
Dicember 2003
Investment realization date:
April 2008

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MPS Venture 1
MPS Venture Sud

The Company

The Iseo Group, founded near Brescia towards the beginning of the '60s, is part of the "active" security field offering products for access control and integrated "passive" protection and security systems -- products aimed at protecting buildings and things (doors/windows, access systems), as well as the safety of individuals (anti-panic handles).

Transaction Structure

Type: Expansion

Investment Date: January 2004

Investment Relization Date: September 2006

 

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Ducato Venture
MPS Venture 1

The Company

Radio transmission management. Among the national leader with Radiomontecarlo, Virgin Radio, and Radio 105, with over six million daily listeners.

Transaction Structure 

Type: Expansion
Percentage acquirede: 12,86 % with the Funds MPS Venture 1 and Ducato Venture
Investment Date: July  2005
Investment realization date: July 2007


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Ducato Venture
MPS Venture 1

La società

Savino Del Bene  was founded in Florence in the early 1900s as a company mainly dedicated to shipments to the United States.
Over time it has developed to become a global logistics operator with an active global network.
It is currently one of the most important international companies operating in the shipping sector, able to provide integrated and customized logistics solutions for the management of the transport of goods by sea and by air from Italy abroad.

Transaction Structure

Type: Replacement capital
Percentage acquired:  7,5%
Investment Date: September 2006
Investment realization date: January 2011


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MPS Venture 1

The Company

MFU Spa is in the business of fastners (screws, bolts and components minutes) and provides related logistics services. The clientele consists mainly in manufacturing companies  of different industrial sectors, mainly automotive, truck and construction equipment.

Transaction structure

Type: MBO
Percentage acquired: 44%
Investment Date: July 2004
Investment realization date: October 2006


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MPS Venture 1

The Company

Eulip S.p.A. is active in the processing and sale of oils and specialty fats for the food, cosmetic and pharmaceutical industries. The company selects and buys raw materials directly from the countries of origin producing ingredients and semifinished products for the niche market on high-quality work for customers that are the main players in the confectionery sector, and particularly to the segment-based products cocoa, and the workshops of the field bakery and ice cream.

Transaction Structure

Type: Family Buy out
Percentage acquired: 40%
Investment Date: November 2005
Investment realization date: December 2007


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MPS Venture 1

The Company 

Cirio De Rica S.p.A. represents one of the historic Italian food company. The company operates in the canned vegetable food - mainly represented by the tomato juice and sauces - with two brand market leader in terms of awarness and image. The company was bought by a bankruptcy procedure on the basis of a recovery plan in partnership with an industrial investor.

Transaction Structure
Type: Expansion
Percentage acquired: 14,5 % with the Funds MPS Venture 1 and MPS Venture Sud
Investment Date: December 2004
Investment realization date: Luglio 2006

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MPS Venture 1
MPS Venture Sud

The Company 

The company is active since the ‘60 in the production and sale of clothing for work. In the late 90s Klopman fell under the control of U.S. multinational clothing Galey & Lord helps to affirm that among the European leaders in the production and marketing of polyester-cotton fabrics and cotton clothing mainly for work (protectivewear).

Transaction Structure

Type: Management Buy Out
Percentage acquired: 17,7%
Investment Date: February 2004
Investment realization date: July 2008


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MPS Venture 1

The Company

Sebach was founded in 1987, renting chemical baths. In the '90s it patented an innovative sterilisation system and began production activities through the affiliate Armal. The company is the absolute leader in the Italian rental market and is also one of the most important global producers of chemical baths, which are produced in factories in Certaldo in the province of Florence and in Atlanta, USA.

Transaction Structure

Type: Expansion
Percentage acquired:
 19%
Investment date:
June 2006
Investment realization date:
July 2010


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Siena Venture

The Company

Founded in 1972, Bellco is a global player in the treatment and care of renal insufficiency, both chronic and acute, through patents and innovative therapies, as well as multiple organ dysfunction, sepsis, and congestive heart failure.

Transaction Structure

Type: Management buy-out
Percentage acquired:
32%
Investment Date:
December 2008
Investment realization date: March 2012

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MPS Venture 2

The company

The Casa di Cura San Rossore (hospital) is a cutting-edge structure that offers diagnostic and treatment services in General Medicine and General Surgery with long-term stays, short-stays, and walk-in therapeutic treatment.

Struttura dell’operazione

Tipologia: Expansion
Quota acquisita:
30%
Data Investimento:
Dicembre 2008
Data Disinvestimento: Dicembre 2013

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MPS Venture 2
Emilia Venture

The Company

Sempla works in the Information Technology sector offering IT consulting and development and provision of application management services as an outsourcer and system integrator. The Group provides turnkey application solutions that are highly personalised. It is mainly focused on the banking and insurance sectors.

Transaction Structure

Type: Expansion
Percentage acquired: 35%
Investment Date: April 2008
Investment realization date: July 2013

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MPVenture 2

The Company

For 40 years, OMP Racing has been creating technical clothing and accessories destined for use in motor-racing competitions. The company has a presence in both racing (safety components for cars and drivers) and tuning (special components for production cars).

Transaction Structure

Type: Buy Out
Percentage acquired:  
31%
Investment Date: 
February 2008
Investment realization date: May 2012 

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MPS Venture 2

The Company 

Cadey, among the leaders in the mass market products sector, sells creams, sunscreens, and lotions for the body. Under the family brand, Cadey, the company has developed a number of well-known brands for specific product lines: Bilboa, Bilba, Luminose, and Depilsoap. In particular, the company is the market leader in the sunscreen segment.

Transaction Structure

Type: Buy - Out
Percentage acquired:  
51,8% through the Funds MPS Venture and  Emilia Venture
Investment Date: 
October 2008
Investment realization date: October 2012 

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MPS Venture 2
Emilia Venture

The Company

SDN is a top-level health care structure that has offered laboratory diagnostics and imaging services for 30 years, with four centres in Naples.

Transaction Structure

Type: Expansion
Percentage acquired:
15% with the Funds MPS Venture Sud and MPS Venture Sud 2
Investment date:
December 2006
Investment realization date: July 2014 

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MPVenture Sud 2

The Company

Founded in 2004 through the initiative of a leading company in the ICT services sector, it provides CRM services through an advanced call centre as well as providing supply, assistance, and development services in the bank branch security sector.

Transaction Structure

Type: Start up
Percentage acquired:
33%
Investment Date:
April 2004
Investment realization date: January 2015

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Siena Venture

The Company

Founded in the 70s through the merger of companies under the control of the founder families, today the Imer Group is a diversified company operating in the construction systems and machines sector, serving both small and large work sites. The Group operates through six offices, four business units, and maintains a commercial presence on all of the continents.

Transaction Structure

Type: Expansion
Percentage acquired:
13%
Investment Date:
April 2009
Investment realization Date:
October 2016

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Siena Venture

The Company

Ferrario is a historic company that produces items for artwork (acrylic and oil paints) and products for hobbies (decoupage, bases for colouring, etc.).

Transaction Structure

Type: Management Buy In
Percentage acquired: 
46%
Investment Date:
December 2006
Investment realization date:

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Emilia Venture

 

The Company 

The Esaote group, established in the early '80s as the biomedical division of Ansaldo Spa (IRI Group), is the most important
Italian industrial group and is a European and global leader in the medical diagnostic systems sector. It is a European leader in ultrasonic devices
and an international leader in dedicated MRI devices. The Esaote Group is also an important player in health related Information Technology.

Transaction Structure

Type: Buy-out
Percentage acquired:
13%
Investment date:
December 2009
Investment realization date: 
April 2018

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MPVenture 2

 

The Company

The Dynamic Technologies Group is among the leaders in the production of fluiddynamics components for the automotive sector. Over the last few years, the company has carried out a process of external growth that has allowed it to achieve a worldwide presence and the ability to work with some of the most important automobile manufacturers. Currently it employs over 2,000 people and has a total turnover of around €160 million

Transaction Structure

Type: Management buy out / Expansion
Percentage acquired:
27%
Investment Date:
June 2008
Investment realization date:
July 2017

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MPVenture 2

 

The Company

Founded at the end of the '50s, today the Bassilichi Group is one of the most important Italian Business Process Outsourcing  companies, providing technological services related to payment and back office systems, aimed at large users and banks, in particular. The Bassilichi Group covers three business areas: E-money, Back Office and Security.

Transaction Structure

Type: Expansion
Percentage acquired:
19%
Investment date:
March 2011 
Investment realization date:
July 2017

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MPVenture 2

The Company

Erelid is a holding company in the fashion industry  that owns a participation in Phard Group

Transaction Structure

Type: Replacement
Percentage acquired: 38,9% with the Funds MPS Venture 2, MPS Venture Sud and  MPS Venture Sud 2
Investment realization date: March 2007

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MPVenture Sud 2

 

The Company

The Pramac Group has 6 factories in Europe, America, and Asia, and produces and markets: generator units, transpallets, photovoltaic panels, and  micro-wind power turbines.

Transaction Structure

Type: Pre - IPO
Percentage acuired:
2,8%
Investment date:
April 2007

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Siena Venture

The Company

The Manutencoop Facility Management Group is the main company in Italy for management and provision of integrated facility management services, for public and private clients.

Transaction Structure

Type: Expansion
Percentage acquired: 
co-investment for a total percentage of 28%
Investment Date:
December 2008
Investment realization date:
October 2017

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MPVenture 2
Emilia Venture