Hermes GPE Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Asset Manager Profile

In the last 3 years, Hermes GPE has acquired 2 companies. It has also invested in 2 others.

Hermes GPE’s most common sectors for investment arerestaurants (19%) and retail (10%) . The Firm’s most common investment types include secondary buyout (64%) and growth capital (28%). In total, Hermes GPE has invested in 4 different countries. Its largest (disclosed) acquisition occurred in 2015 when it acquired YO! Sushi for $154M.

In the last 3 years, Hermes GPE has exited 1 company. The Firm’s most common exit type is secondary buyout (75%). Hermes GPE’s largest (disclosed) exit occurred in 2017 when it sold Pure Gym for $924M.

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity15
    • M&A Buy Activity11
    • M&A Sell Activity4
  • Total Sectors Invested 10
  • Total Countries Invested 4
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 6

Hermes GPE

Forum. St Paul’s 33 Gutter Lane,
London, EC2V 8AS
United Kingdom
+44 (0) 20 7680 3999
www.hermesgpe.com
contact@hermesgpe.com

Hermes GPE is a global investor in private equity funds as well as direct co-investor. The Firm manages assets on behalf of institutional investors with a focus on private markets. Hermes GPE is headquartered in London.


Investment Criteria

Sectors of Interest: Energy Services and Equipment, Environmental, Renewable Energy

Target Transaction Types: Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI), Secondary Buyout

Geographic Preferences: United Kingdom, Asia/Pacific, Central Asia/India

Transaction Criteria Min Max
Target Revenue - -
Target EBITDA - -
Investment Size 250 500
Enterprise Value - -
values in millions of USD

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 '22 T
Buy (1.2/yr) # 5 2 1 1 1 1 11
vol $343M $343M
Sell (0.2/yr) # 3 - - - - 1 4
vol $1.1B $1.1B
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Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Sani/Ikos Group 2022-09-22 - Stake Purchase
Halkidiki, Greece · www.saniikos.com
BioPhorum Operations Group Ltd. 2022-07-01 - Secondary Buyout
Sheffield, United Kingdom · www.biophorum.com
jobandtalent, Inc. 2021-01-08 - Growth Capital
London, United Kingdom · www.jobandtalent.com
EDITED 2020-04-15 - Growth Capital
London, United Kingdom · www.edited.com
Lasercare Clinics (Harrogate) Ltd. 2019-02-04 - Secondary Buyout
Coleshill, United Kingdom · www.sknclinics.co.uk
ZEDRA Group 2018-11-28 - Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Geneva, Switzerland · www.zedra.com
Goiko Grill Group SL 2018-06-06 - Growth Capital
Madrid, Spain · www.goikogrill.com
Pure Gym Ltd. 2017-11-03 924M GBP Secondary Buyout
North Yorkshire, United Kingdom · www.puregym.co.uk
YO! Sushi Ltd. 2015-11-24 154M GBP Secondary Buyout
London, United Kingdom · www.yosushi.com
Amoena Medizin-Orthopädie-Technik GmbH 2014-11-07 - Secondary Buyout
Raubling, Germany · www.amoena.com
View All >>

Portfolio M&A

Company Acquired Add-On/Sale Date #
ZEDRA Group 2018-11-28 Zedra Fund Services 2022-03-16 9
Geneva, Switzerland · www.zedra.com Luxembourg, Luxembourg
ZEDRA Group 2018-11-28 BNP Paribas Singapore Trust Corp. Ltd. 2020-01-08 8
Geneva, Switzerland · www.zedra.com , Singapore
Lasercare Clinics (Harrogate) Ltd. 2019-02-04 LCHMG Ltd. 2019-11-01 4
Coleshill, United Kingdom · www.sknclinics.co.uk Birmingham, United Kingdom · www.harleymedical.co.uk
Lasercare Clinics (Harrogate) Ltd. 2019-02-04 DestinationSkin 2019-05-18 3
Coleshill, United Kingdom · www.sknclinics.co.uk Swindon, United Kingdom · www.destinationskin.com

M&A by Sector

Sector Current # Value All-time # Value
Restaurants 2 (25%) 154M (100%) 2 (18%) 154M (45%)
Leisure - - 1 (9%) 112M (33%)
Retail - - 1 (9%) 78M (23%)
Consumer Services - - 1 (9%) -
E-Commerce 1 (13%) - 1 (9%) -
Financial Services 1 (13%) - 1 (9%) -
Healthcare Services 1 (13%) - 1 (9%) -
Information Technology 1 (13%) - 1 (9%) -
Medical Products 1 (13%) - 1 (9%) -
Staffing 1 (13%) - 1 (9%) -
Total 8 $154M 11 $343M

Acquisitions By Geo

State/Country Current # Value All-time # Value
United Kingdom 5 (63%) 154M (100%) 8 (73%) 343M (100%)
Germany 1 (13%) - 1 (9%) -
Spain 1 (13%) - 1 (9%) -
Switzerland 1 (13%) - 1 (9%) -
Total 8 $154M 11 $343M

Acquisitions by Deal Type

Type Current # Value All-time # Value
Secondary Buyout 4 (50%) 154M (100%) 7 (64%) 343M (100%)
Growth Capital 3 (38%) - 3 (27%) -
Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI) 1 (13%) - 1 (9%) -
Total 8 $154M 11 $343M

Exits by Deal Type

Type Total # Value
Secondary Sale 3 (75%) 1.1B (100%)
Stake Sale 1 (25%) -
Total 4 $1.1B

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 2 $266M
< $100M 1 $78M
TOTAL $343M
Largest YO! Sushi Ltd.
$154M (2015-11-24)
sell # Total
$100M to $1B 2 $1.1B
< $100M 1 $26M
TOTAL $1.1B
Largest Pure Gym Ltd.
$924M (2017-11-03)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
64%
7 (64%)
Exited to
Investor(s)
100%
4 (100%)

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