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CVC Capital Partners

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CVC Capital Partners
Company typePrivate
IndustryPrivate equity
Founded1981; 43 years ago (1981)
Key people
Steve Koltes, Donald Mackenzie, Rolly van Rappard
ProductsPrivate equity, venture capital, credit asset management

CVC Capital Partners is a Luxembourg-headquartered private equity firm[1] with about US$111 billion in secured commitments since inception across European and Asian private equity, credit and growth funds. In total, the CVC Group manages US$70 billion of assets. Since 1981, CVC has completed over 300 investments across a wide range of industries and countries. CVC was founded in 1981 and today has over 400 employees working across its network of 24 offices throughout Europe, Asia and the Americas.

Investment[change | change source]

The company has invested in various companies including Avast: IT security company, RAC: automotive rescue service provider in the UK and Petco Holdings Inc.: major pet supplies retail chain.[2][3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "CVC plans Amsterdam listing in blow to London market". Financial Times. 2022-03-19. Retrieved 2022-06-02.
  2. "Security Software Firm Avast Gets CVC Capital Investment, Now Valued At $1B". TechCrunch. Retrieved 2022-06-03.[permanent dead link]
  3. Driebusch, Telis Demos and Corrie (2015-11-29). "Forget Going Public, U.S. Companies Want to Get Bought". Wall Street Journal. ISSN 0099-9660. Retrieved 2022-06-03.

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