Brait Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Brait’s most common sectors for investment are business services (12%) and communications (12%). The Firm’s most common investment types include buyout (lbo, mbo, mbi) (89%) and secondary buyout (8%). In total, Brait has invested in 3 different countries. Its largest (disclosed) acquisition occurred in 2015 when it acquired Virgin Active for $1.0B.

The Firm’s most common exit type is trade sale (29%).

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Brait Private Equity is the private equity arm of Brait SA. Brait Private Equity currently focuses on investments located in South Africa and elsewhere on the continent. Target industries include consumer products and services, healthcare, manufacturing, media, communications, and resources. Brait Private Equity is located in Johannesburg, South Africa. Brait SA is headquartered in Luxembourg.

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