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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, recruitment, fitness, 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 restr...

80 Pall Mall

London,  SW1Y 5ES

United Kingdom

Founded in 1985


44 20 7632 1000


44 20 7930 3185

Key Executives for Permira Advisers Ltd.

Co-Managing Partner and Director
Age: 47
Co-Managing Partner and Director
Age: 53
Finance Director
Head of China and Chairman
Partner, Director of Communications, and Head of Investor Relations
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2017.

Permira Advisers Ltd. Key Developments

Permira and Cisco Appoints Yves Padrines as Incoming Chief Executive Officer for the New Company

Permira announced the appointment of Yves Padrines as incoming Chief Executive Officer for the new company to be formed from Cisco’s Service Provider Video Software Solutions (SPVSS) business, effective upon closing of the transaction. Yves Padrines will join from Cisco, where as Vice-President of Global Service Provider for Europe, Middle East, Africa and Russia, he was responsible for all Cisco products and services business for major telecommunications, mobile and cable operators, broadcasters and media companies as well as cloud and managed service providers. He has also held general management and senior executive roles during his previous tenure at NDS from 2004-2012. Before joining NDS, Yves served in various capacities in sales, product management, finance and management consulting with large international companies in the media and technology industries. On May 1, 2018, Permira and Cisco announced that a company backed by the Permira funds had entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Cisco’s Service Provider Video Software Solutions (SPVSS) business. Following the close of the transaction, the Permira funds will create a new, rebranded company focused on developing and delivering video solutions for the Pay-TV industry. The new company will encompass a broad portfolio, including Cisco’s Infinite Video Platform, cloud digital video recording, video processing, video security, video middleware, and services groups.

Permira Advisers Ltd. Presents at 17th China Private Equity Summit 2018, Jun-05-2018 03:55 PM

Permira Advisers Ltd. Presents at 17th China Private Equity Summit 2018, Jun-05-2018 03:55 PM. Venue: Hong Kong, Hong Kong. Speakers: Jim Tsao, Head of China and Chairman.

Permira Advisers Ltd. Presents at Operating Partners Forum: Europe 2018, May-08-2018 through May-09-2018

Permira Advisers Ltd. Presents at Operating Partners Forum: Europe 2018, May-08-2018 through May-09-2018. Venue: The Waldorf Hilton, London, United Kingdom. Presentation Date & Speakers: May-08-2018, Riccardo Basile, Investment Professional. May-09-2018, Christian Paul, Principal.

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