November 2009

Unquote published an article about us

Resource Partners, a private equity created by a group of experts from The Carlyle Group, is closing its debut fund with the target of EUR200 million.

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), as a key investor, may invest EUR25 million in Resource Eastern European Equity Partners I (REEEP I). Rabobank is also considering the possibility of becoming the second key investor. EBRD should make a final decision by September 8th, 2009. The bank may increase its engagement.

The Fund will focus on the consumer products sector, mainly agriculture and food processing. Sixty percent of the portfolio should be companies from this sector. The rest will be invested in companies from other industries. Ryszard Wojtkowski will be the Managing Partner.

Increasing our stake in Golpasz S.A.

In accordance with an earlier agreement, we bought additional shares from the minority shareholders and increased our stake in Golpasz S.A. from 67 per cent to 85 per cent. We have been an investor in Golpasz S.A. since December 2015.

Kent Orrgren at the European Health and Fitness Forum in Cologne

Kent Orrgren, CEO at World Class, performed at the European Health and Fitness Forum in Cologne. The 5th annual event brought together top experts from different sectors of the industry and over 400 delegates from 34 countries to discuss human capital in the European fitness sector.