CVC Capital Partners

Bespoke Partners Welcomes New Partner

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 8:48pm

Bespoke Partners, a leading provider of accelerated executive search services for the private equity (PE) market, today announced that Tess Fischer is joining the firm as Partner.

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  • Bespoke Partners, a leading provider of accelerated executive search services for the private equity (PE) market, today announced that Tess Fischer is joining the firm as Partner.
  • Tess joins Bespoke Partners from Morgan Samuels where she was a Partner leading the firms software and tech-enabled services practice.
  • Bespoke Partners is a retained executive search and leadership advisory firm dedicated to partnering with leading private equity firms, including Thoma Bravo, Francisco Partners, Clearlake Capital, WCAS, GI Partners, Apax Partners, CVC Capital Partners, and TA Associates, to recruit software talent and assess and evaluate teams at every stage of the investment lifecycle, from growth equity to buyout.
  • Bespoke Partners search expertise includes all C-Level searches, as well as Board of Directors and internal private equity Operating Partner searches.

FanClub Sports Finally Announces its Long-Awaited Public Launch

Monday, October 18, 2021 - 4:00pm

TORONTO and MADRID, Oct. 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Co-Founders David Mirynech, Mate Kovacs & Brian Leiberman are proud to announce the launch of FanClub Sports (FanClub).

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  • TORONTO and MADRID, Oct. 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Co-Founders David Mirynech, Mate Kovacs & Brian Leiberman are proud to announce the launch of FanClub Sports (FanClub).
  • FanClub provides team owners and limited partners (LPs) with financing and liquidity while giving investors and fans a chance to own professional sports clubs.
  • FanClub has three core product offerings:
    FanClub Syndicates: Syndicates are pop-up online sports funds.
  • FanClub provides team owners and limited partners (LPs) with financing and liquidity while giving investors and fans a chance to own professional sports clubs.

DGAP-News: PATRIZIA AG: PATRIZIA Annual General Meeting 2021: Shareholders vote for an experienced, internationally diverse and tech-savvy Supervisory Board

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 2:29pm

PATRIZIA AG: PATRIZIA Annual General Meeting 2021: Shareholders vote for an experienced, internationally diverse and tech-savvy Supervisory Board

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  • PATRIZIA AG: PATRIZIA Annual General Meeting 2021: Shareholders vote for an experienced, internationally diverse and tech-savvy Supervisory Board
    The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.
  • PATRIZIA Annual General Meeting 2021: Shareholders vote for an experienced, internationally diverse and tech-savvy Supervisory Board
    Augsburg, 14 October 2021.
  • PATRIZIA, a leading partner for global real assets, held its virtual Annual General Meeting today.
  • PATRIZIA attracted Supervisory Board candidates who are internationally experienced and diverse with a broad set of skills.

Alvotech Beats Back AbbVie’s Trade Secrets Lawsuit

Thursday, October 7, 2021 - 7:20pm

A U.S. federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit brought by AbbVie against Alvotech Hf alleging theft of trade secrets.

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  • A U.S. federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit brought by AbbVie against Alvotech Hf alleging theft of trade secrets.
  • Alvotech, an Iceland-based biosimilar company, is seeking to bring an affordable high-concentration biosimilar of Humira(adalimumab) to the market.
  • AbbVies lawsuit was another attempt to preserve its monopoly over Humira and prevent Alvotechs proposed biosimilar from being available to patients in the United States.
  • On Sept. 10, Alvotech announced positive top-line results for a switching study between its proposed biosimilar AVT02 and Humira.

Bespoke Partners Celebrates 10th Anniversary

Thursday, October 7, 2021 - 3:30pm

There is a reason I keep coming back to Bespoke Partners for searches, said Eric Thurston, CEO of TCP Software.

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  • There is a reason I keep coming back to Bespoke Partners for searches, said Eric Thurston, CEO of TCP Software.
  • Bespoke President Eric Walczykowski thanked the firms clients who have placed their trust in Bespoke and its services.
  • Bespoke Partners is a retained executive search and leadership advisory firm dedicated to partnering with leading private equity firms, including Thoma Bravo, Francisco Partners, Clearlake Capital, WCAS, GI Partners, Apax Partners, CVC Capital Partners, and TA Associates, to recruit software talent and assess and evaluate teams at every stage of the investment lifecycle, from growth equity to buyout.
  • Bespoke Partners search expertise includes all C-Level searches, as well as Board of Directors and internal private equity Operating Partner searches.

Pitch Global Launches Virtual Corporate Venture Capital (CVC) Accelerator to Help Startups Attract CVC Funding and Partnerships

Thursday, October 7, 2021 - 12:09am

Pitch Global , the leading live events-based network of investors and entrepreneurs, today announced the launch of its virtual Corporate Venture Capital (CVC) Accelerator to help startup founders attract funding and partnerships from CVCs.

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  • Pitch Global , the leading live events-based network of investors and entrepreneurs, today announced the launch of its virtual Corporate Venture Capital (CVC) Accelerator to help startup founders attract funding and partnerships from CVCs.
  • Cargo Chief has just closed on a Series A funding round and has been a successful member of Pitch Globals US government agency-funded mentoring program.
  • Pitch Global where Innovation creates funding hosts premiere investor events and summits in Silicon Valley, Los Angeles, London and virtually.
  • Pitch Global is also a satellite of an SBA-affiliated agency sponsored by the U.S. government to mentor startups with job-creation potential.

Hitachi Establishes a New Corporate Venture Capital Fund to Expand Strategic Investments in the Environment and Healthcare

Monday, October 4, 2021 - 9:01am

TOKYO, Oct 4, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501) today announced that it established a second fund for Hitachi Ventures (HV), the corporate venture capital (CVC) arm of Hitachi.

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  • TOKYO, Oct 4, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501) today announced that it established a second fund for Hitachi Ventures (HV), the corporate venture capital (CVC) arm of Hitachi.
  • The second fund will make strategic investments in innovative startups, particularly in the growth fields of environment and healthcare, which are part of Hitachi's key business focus areas.
  • To date, HV has initiated investments in 11 startups in the areas of industrial AI/IoT, data management / computing, digital healthcare, and life sciences.
  • Keiji Kojima, President and COO, Hitachi, Ltd., said: "Hitachi is originally a venture company that was born in the mine.

KBRA Assigns an AA- Rating to BNP Paribas Fortis SA/NV Participation in the Uncommitted, Secured Revolving Credit Facility to CVC Capital Partners VII

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 3:11pm

Kroll Bond Rating Agency Europe Limited (KBRA) assigns a final rating to the uncommitted, secured Revolving Credit Facility (the Facility) to CVC Capital Partners VII (CVC VII or the Fund) provided by a consortium of Lenders agented by Lloyds Bank plc (the Lenders).

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  • Kroll Bond Rating Agency Europe Limited (KBRA) assigns a final rating to the uncommitted, secured Revolving Credit Facility (the Facility) to CVC Capital Partners VII (CVC VII or the Fund) provided by a consortium of Lenders agented by Lloyds Bank plc (the Lenders).
  • The rating assigned was requested by BNP Paribas Fortis SA/NV (BNPP or the Group) as a participating lender in the transaction.
  • KBRA has assigned an AA- rating to BNPPs EUR 200 million pari passu commitment of the EUR 5 billion Facility.
  • Kroll Bond Rating Agency, LLC (KBRA) is a full-service credit rating agency registered with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission as an NRSRO.

Alvotech Provides Update on FDA Action Regarding AVT02, Proposed High-Concentration Biosimilar to Humira® (adalimumab)

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 3:23pm

Alvotech, a multinational biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and manufacturing of high quality biosimilars for global markets, today announced that the FDA is deferring action on the application for AVT02, the companys proposed biosimilar to Humira, until facility assessments can be completed.

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  • Alvotech, a multinational biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and manufacturing of high quality biosimilars for global markets, today announced that the FDA is deferring action on the application for AVT02, the companys proposed biosimilar to Humira, until facility assessments can be completed.
  • Alvotech continues to work with the FDA to coordinate the required inspection(s) in a safe and adequate manner.
  • Our fully integrated approach, with high-quality in-house competencies throughout the value chain, enables the accelerated development of biosimilar products.
  • AVT02 is a monoclonal antibody and a proposed biosimilar to Humira (adalimumab).

AlbaCore Capital Group Continues to Expand with Three Senior Hires

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 10:14am

European credit specialist AlbaCore Capital Group (AlbaCore), today announces three senior hires to reinforce its Operations, Business Development and Investor Relations teams.

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  • European credit specialist AlbaCore Capital Group (AlbaCore), today announces three senior hires to reinforce its Operations, Business Development and Investor Relations teams.
  • As part of the growth of the AlbaCore platform, investing across the European credit spectrum with $8.5bn1 AUM, AlbaCore has bolstered its senior executive group.
  • Matthew Courey, Founding Partner and Chief Operating Officer at AlbaCore Capital Group, commented: We are excited to have Jenny, Tara and Micaela join the AlbaCore team.
  • AlbaCore Capital Group is one of Europes leading specialist credit investors focusing on public and private corporate credit markets.