European private equity firm Bridgepoint has reached an agreement to acquire Infront Sports & Media AG, one of the world’s most respected and leading international sports marketing companies based in Zug, Switzerland, taking 100 per cent of Infront’s shares from Jacobs Holding AG, the Junkermann Group and Dr Martin Steinmeyer for an undisclosed sum. The acquisition is subject to the approval of the antitrust authorities.
Bridgepoint Development Capital (‘BDC’) is to acquire four businesses within Hampson Industries’ Aerospace Components & Structures division in a transaction totalling $84 million.
Funds advised by Bridgepoint have agreed to acquire a portfolio of wind energy assets from listed Spanish construction conglomerate Auxiliar de Construcción y Servicios (ACS) in a transaction that values the assets at €596.5million.
La Gardenia, the No 2 player in the Italian perfumery market, has been acquired by Bridgepoint from its current owners L Capital and Ergon Capital for an undisclosed sum.
Bridgepoint Development Capital (‘BDC’) is to acquire with management Mezzo di Pasta, the leading pasta fast food chain in France, for an undisclosed sum.