Our investments

Cinven has well-defined investment criteria that capitalise on our proven value creation strategies and the knowledge of our sector teams. We invest in high quality companies that require a Cinven equity stake of €100 million or more. We look for businesses that allow us to utilise our investment strategies to create value. 

Cinven's portfolio companies typically have the benefits of scale, product and price leadership, and given their size and profile, can attract highly capable management teams from around the world. Since the firm was founded in 1977, we have completed transactions valued at in excess of €70 billion.

Name Activity Sector Country Acquired Deal size (m)
Visma Business services software TMT Norway, Europe Aug 2014 NOK 21,000
Synlab Clinical diagnostic laboratories Healthcare Europe, Global Aug 2015/Oct 2015 €2,900
CeramTec Manufacturer of high performance ceramics Industrials Germany, Global Sept 2013 €1,490
Hotelbeds Group Travel services provider Business Services Spain, Global Sep 2016 €1,165
Medpace Contract research organisation Healthcare US, Global Apr 2014 US$915
AMCo Niche speciality pharmaceuticals Healthcare UK, Global Aug 2012/
Oct 2012
£832
Ufinet Fibre operator TMT Spain Aug 2014 €510
Premium Credit Specialty Finance Financial Services UK Feb 2015 £462
Viridium Group Life insurance and retirement products Financial Services Germany Aug 2013 €300
Just Group plc Provider of retirement solutions Financial Services UK Aug 2008 €177
Allegro E-commerce TMT, Consumer Poland Jan 2017 -
Pronet Electronic security and alarm systems Business Services Turkey Aug 2012 -
Tractel Manufacturer of working-at-height products Industrials Luxembourg, Global Oct 2015 -
Tinsa Property valuation and advisory services Business Services Spain, Global Aug 2016 -
JOST Truck component manufacturer Industrials Germany, Global Aug 2008 -
CHRYSO Specialty chemicals Industrials France, Global Jun 2017 -
ERGO Italia Life and non-life insurance products Financial Services Italy Jun 2016 -
Kurt Geiger Footwear and accessories retailer Consumer UK, Global Feb 2016 -
Northgate Public Services Software outsourcing and IT services TMT UK Dec 2014 -
NewDay Consumer finance provider Financial Services UK Jan 2017 -
Bioclinica Clinical Trials Healthcare US, Global Oct 2016 -