Investment Summary

Exits Sofamor SA

On March 1, 1998, invested in medical products company Sofamor SA from Advent International

Investment Highlights
  • This is transaction in the Medical Products sector.
  • This is transaction in France.

Investment Summary

Date 1998-03-01
Target Sofamor SA
Sector Medical Products
Sellers(s) Advent International
Deal Type Trade Sale - Public Company

Target

Sofamor SA

France
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Sofamor SA is a manufacturer of surgical spinal fixation devices.

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Seller(S) 1

SELLER

Advent International

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

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Category Private Equity Firm
Founded 1984
PE ASSETS 76.0B USD
Size Mega
Type Sector Agnostic
DESCRIPTION

Advent is a global private equity firm that targets investments in North America, Europe, Asia, and Latin America. Advent's emerging market efforts are concentrated in Central Europe and Latin America. Advent seeks transactions valued between $50 million and $5 billion and can commit up to $2 billion of equity capital per investment. Broad areas of interest include business & financial services, retail & consumer, technology, media, & telecoms, healthcare & life sciences, and industrial. Prospective transaction types include buyouts, growth capital financings, take privates, and recapitalizations. Advent was formed in 1984 and is based in Boston, Massachusetts.


DEAL STATS #
Overall 9 of 201
Sector (Medical Products) 3 of 5
Type (Trade Sale - Public Company) 2 of 53
Country (France) 1 of 10
Year (1998) 2 of 2
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