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August 01, 2015 6:08 AM ET

Capital Markets

Company Overview of Permira Advisers Ltd.

Company Overview

Permira Advisers Ltd. is a private equity firm specializing in mature, emerging growth, industry consolidation, growth capital, expansion financing, restructuring, financial acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, buyins, and growth buyouts. The firm seeks to invest in medium to large companies in the chemicals, consumers, industrial products and services, technology, media, and telecommunications (TMT), financial services, trade, life sciences, and healthcare. For industrial products and services sector, it makes investments in purchase of non-core operations; public-to-private acquisitions of listed companies orphaned by the market or seeking to dramatically develop or restructure away from publi...

80 Pall Mall

London,  SW1Y 5ES

United Kingdom

Founded in 1985

Phone:

44 20 7632 1000

Fax:

44 20 7930 3185

Key Executives for Permira Advisers Ltd.

Co-Managing Partner, Director, Chairman of the Investment Committee, and Member of Executive Committee
Age: 45
Co-Managing Partner, Director, Member of Investment Committee, and Member of Executive Committee
Age: 51
Finance Director
Partner, Director of Communications, and Head of Investor Relations
Partner
Age: 53
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

Permira Advisers Ltd. Key Developments

Permira To Buy Lowell

Permira Advisers Ltd. is set to take over Lowell Financial Ltd. from TDR Capital LLP for £1.1 billion, the Sunday Times reported, citing City sources. TDR Capital LLP has opted for a sale instead of the planned stock market listing, aiming to profit from its investment in a single transaction.

Permira Reportedly Mulls Stake Sale In Telepizza And Cortefiel

Permira Advisers Ltd. is looking at divesting its stake in Telepizza S.A.U. and Cortefiel, S.A. a source familiar with the matter said. Bankers have approached Permira to sound out its appetite to sell the companies, the source added. The source stated that Permira was reviewing strategic options for the stakes. Bloomberg reported citing people with knowledge of the matter stated that talks with financial advisers around the Telepizza and Cortefiel stakes could lead either to the holdings being sold to third parties, or to stock market flotation’s. Telepizza’s floatation is expected to raise about €1 billion and sale of Cortefiel could fetch between €1.2 billion and €1.5 billion, Bloomberg reported. Permira holds just under a third of Cortefiel and about 30% stake in Telepizza.

eBay Close To Sell eBay Enterprise

eBay Inc. (NasdaqGS:EBAY) is closing in on a deal to sell eBay Enterprise, Inc. to a group led by Permira Advisers Ltd. for around $900 million, according to people familiar with the matter. The deal, which was being finalized late July 15, 2015, could be announced as soon as July 16, 2015, these people said. The sale to the group, which includes Sterling Partners, could end up around $925 million, one of the people said. An eBay spokesman declined to comment. Representatives for Permira and Sterling didn’t immediately respond to requests for comment, reported Wall Street Journal.

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