September 02, 2014 6:52 PM ET

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Company Overview of Permira Advisers Ltd.

Company Overview

Permira Advisers Ltd. is a private equity firm specializing in mature, emerging growth, industry consolidation, growth capital, expansion financing, restructuring, financial acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, buyins, and growth buyouts. The firm seeks to invest in medium to large companies in the chemicals, consumers, industrial products and services, technology, media, and telecommunications (TMT), financial services, trade, life sciences, and healthcare. For industrial products and services sector, it makes investments in purchase of non-core operations; public-to-private acquisitions of listed companies orphaned by the market or seeking to dramatically develop or restructure away from publi...

80 Pall Mall

London,  SW1Y 5ES

United Kingdom

Founded in 1985

Phone:

44 20 7632 1000

Fax:

44 20 7930 3185

Key Executives for Permira Advisers Ltd.

Co-Managing Partner
Age: 44
Co-Managing Partner
Age: 50
Finance Director
Partner and Member of the Investment Committee
Age: 52
Partner and Head of Portfolio Group
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Permira Advisers Ltd. Key Developments

Bogner Fashion Reportedly Hires Advisors For Sale

The family owned Willy Bogner GmbH & Co. KGaA has appointed The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) to find a buyer, Reuters reported citing sources familiar with the matter. Willy Bogner GmbH & Co. KGaA will be marketed to private equity groups including Permira Advisers Ltd., The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX), The Carlyle Group LP (NasdaqGS:CG), Ardian and 3i Group plc (LSE:III). Bogner Fashion, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. and potential bidders declined to comment. One of the sources said that Willy Bogner junior is hoping to fetch about €250 million from a sale of the company.

VTB Reportedly Nears A Deal TO Acquire Roberto Cavalli

VTB Capital PLC is close to signing a deal to acquire 60% stake in Roberto Cavalli S.p.A. The sale has almost been agreed for €500 million and values Roberto Cavalli brand at €830 million. Permira Advisers Ltd. was interested in acquiring the entire company but talks broke down over valuation. Sources said Permira recently reentered the picture, but VTB Capital edged it out. Investcorp Bank BSC, Private Equity was also said to be looking at the company. As of August 10, 2014, talks between Cavalli and VTB were still going on, according to sources. The deal is expected to be completed in October 2014.

Permira Denies Plans To Sell Stake In Hugo Boss

Permira Advisers Ltd. is not planning to sell Hugo Boss AG (DB:BOSS). Bloomberg earlier reported that Permira is in talks with advisors to help it find a buyer for its remaining 56% stake in Hugo Boss.

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