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Private Equity – May 2020 Investment Trends

The trending private equity investment sectors for May 2020 are highlighted below with a few example transactions.

Consulting

APC Holdings

Acquired Sequential Technology International (Windermere, FL, US), a consulting firm that focuses on simplifying complex internal processes for large enterprises.

Ardian

Invested in Argon & Co (Paris, FR), a consulting firm that specializes in operations transformation services, with a focus on the supply chain, procurement, finance and shared services.

Waterland Private Equity Investments

Acquired Integrated Medhealth Communication (London, UK), a provider of healthcare communication and consulting.

Online Education

Bain Capital Double Impact

Invested in PresenceLearning (New York, NY, US), a provider of live online special education related services to K-12 schools.

BV Investment Partners

Invested in StraighterLine (Baltimore, MD, US), an education technology company that provides scalable solutions to deliver affordable, effective and accelerated learning pathways to formal degree programs and widely recognized industry credentials.

HCAP Partners

Invested in Elearning Brothers (American Fork, UT, US), a global provider of eLearning templates, custom eLearning design, and training for eLearning professionals.

Packaging

Accursia Capital

Acquired KLANN Packaging (Landshut, DE), a developer and manufacturer of high-quality promotions and sales packaging from tinplate and a provider of decorative metal packaging in Europe.

Fulcrum Capital Partners

Invested in Belvika Trade & Packaging Ltd. (Mississauga, Ontario, CA), a full-service provider of contract packaging solutions. Belvika provides primary packaging, secondary packaging and merchandising services for a wide range of consumer packaged goods companies.

Mason Wells

Acquired Schoeneck Containers (New Berlin, WI, US), a manufacturer of rigid plastic packaging products consisting of blow molded containers and injection molded lids and closures.

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