As highlighted in our Edito, the ability to be flexible and agile is at the core of our business model and allows us to add significant value for our portfolio companies, which has been particularly important given the events of the past few months amid the coronavirus pandemic. The examples of Tunstall and International Cookware exemplify our approach and the variety of ways we can support businesses through difficult circumstances.
Kartesia is pleased to announce the completion of its first UK investment from Kartesia Senior Opportunities I (KSO I), with the refinancing of The Clearway Group, which specialises in providing technology-led solutions to monitor and protect vacant properties in the UK and France.
Kartesia and Farallon are pleased to announce that they have acquired 100% of the share capital of DSBG Holding and its subsidiaries (the “Group”) alongside its Management team, from a consortium of creditors. Kartesia and Farallon are providing the entire unitranche financing as well as the majority of the equity and will therefore become the new reference shareholder of the Group.