OpCapita Eyes Consumer Goods and Leisure Business, FT Reports

OpCapita LLP, a private-equity firm that rescued Game Group Plc from administration last week, is looking to expand into consumer goods and leisure businesses, the Financial Times reported, citing an interview.

OpCapita will announce next week the appointment of operating partner Stephen Alexander, who has 30 years of experience in consumer industries and private equity, Henry Jackson, the company’s chief executive, said in an interview.

The group is exploring opportunities in pub chains and the food industry, Jackson said in the FT report.

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