IK Investment Partners (“IK”) today announced that IK VII Fund has reached an agreement to acquire a majority stake in Marle International SAS (“Marle” or “the Company”), an independent implant contract manufacturing company in Europe from The Carlyle Group. Carlyle’s Europe Technology fund, majority shareholder since 2009, will reinvest alongside management and the Marle family. Financial terms of the transaction are not disclosed, and completion of the transaction is subject to legal and regulatory approvals.
IK Investment Partners (“IK”) is pleased to announce that the IK 2007 has reached an agreement to sell TRIGO Group (“Trigo” or “the Group”), a world-leading provider of quality support and conformity assessment services, to Ardian Mid Cap Buyout. The parties have agreed not to disclose the financial terms of the transaction.
IK Small Cap I Fund, advised by IK Investment Partners (“IK”), has reached an agreement to acquire Touristry AB (or “the Company”), a leading provider of tourism related services in the Nordics, primarily focused on bus and boat sightseeing (“Hop-On, Hop-Off”). Financial terms of the transaction are not disclosed.