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February 07, 2016 9:29 PM ET

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Company Overview of Advent International Corporation

Company Overview

Advent International Corporation is a venture capital and private equity firm specializing in seed/ startup, early venture, emerging growth, mature, mid venture, late venture, later stage, growth equity, buyout, industry consolidation, acquisitions, middle and upper middle market buyouts, management buyouts, turnaround, buyins, company succession, international expansion, strategic repositioning, recapitalization, and buy and builds, carve-outs, undercapitalized state-owned and family businesses,. The firm seeks to invest in business and financial services; healthcare; industrial; retail, consumer, and restaurants and leisure; and technology, media, and telecom. Within business and financial...

75 State Street

Boston, MA 02109

United States

Founded in 1984





Key Executives for Advent International Corporation

Founder and Chairman Emeritus
President and Managing Director
Age: 41
Managing Director, Chief Financial Officer, and Treasurer
Director of Business Operations and Risk Officer
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

Advent International Corporation Key Developments

Advent International Reproedty To Acquire Stake In QuEST Global Services

Advent International Corporation reportedly has agreed to invest SGD 80 million to acquire around 8% stake held by some of minority investors in QuEST Global Services Pte. Ltd., valuing QuEST Global Services at around SGD 1billion, multiple sources told ET. The transaction is expected to conclude on February 1, 2016. After the deal, the three financial investors will own around a 35% stake in the company, sources said. Advent International will get one board seat along with Bain Capital, LLC and GIC Pte. Ltd. “The deal is done. All agreements are in place. A formal announcement is pending,” said one of the sources with direct knowledge of the matter. Advent declined to comment, while an email sent to Ajit Prabhu, Cofounder and Chief Executive of QuEST Global Services, remained unanswered until press time on January 31, 2016.

Abraaj Eyes CARE Hospitals

The Abraaj Group intends to acquire CARE Hospitals Private Limited. Abraaj pans to buy a majority stake in CARE Hospitals from Advent International Corporation. CARE plans to expand in "underpenetrated" regions of India, as well as enter other markets where Abraaj operates, Abraaj said in a statement.

Dermapharm Reportedly Put Up For Sale

Dermapharm AG has attracted interest from buyout groups in a potential €1 billion deal after being put up for sale by its founder, people familiar with the matter said. Wilhelm Beier, Dermapharm's owner and chief executive office, has appointed advisory boutique Ferber to find a buyer for Dermapharm. Private equity groups such as Advent International Corporation; Nordic Capital; Cinven; The Carlyle Group LP (NasdaqGS:CG) and BC Partners have submitted preliminary bids valuing Dermapharm at up to €1 billion including debt, or 12 to 13 times its annual earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization of about 80 million euros, the sources said. Dermapharm, Ferber and the private equity groups declined to comment.

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