Fund VIII


Size: EUR 3,500 million

Year: 2013

Investment focus/criteria:

Geographic scope:Nordic region, the German speaking countries and selected global healthcare investments Industries:Diversified, special focus on and expertise in healthcare investments Main focus:Large and medium-sized companies Key Characteristics:Opportunities for structural transformation, operational improvements, buy & build, emerging market growth, strategic repositioning, international expansion and growth acceleration.


Investors:

*Statistics at closing in December 2013.

Investors in Nordic Capital Fund VIII are: Public & Corporate Pensions Funds (43%); Sovereign Wealth Funds 26%; Fund-of-Fund/Gatekeeper
18%; Endowments
/Foundation/Family Office 7%; and Banks & Insurance Companies 5%.

Geographically, 48% of the committed capital came from investors in North America, 28% from Asia and the Middle East, 23% from Europe (including the Nordic region) and the remaining 1% from the rest of the world. 

General Partner Board of Directors: 
Jean Le Creurer
Lynda Elliott
Gregor Allan
Claes-Johan Geijer
David Rigby
Clive Spears

 

Investments:
Investment year Company Industry Turnover (EUR m)* Exit
2013 Unifeeder > Logistics 460
2014 AniCura > Companion animal hospitals and veterinary clinics 150
2014 GHD > Medical products and homecare services 550
2014 Gina Tricot > Fashion retail 210
2014 Lindorff > Credit management service provider 530
2014 Bambora (formerly Euroline / SuperPay) > Payment solutions and services 190
2014 Quant (formerly ABB Full Service) > Industrial maintenance service 220
2015 Vizrt > Professional software for real-time media 120
2015 RESMAN > Well service and technology 20
2016 Cint > Research technology 30
2016 Greenfood > Healthy foods supplier 420
2016 ERT > eClinical solutions for the pharmaceutical industry 290

* 2015 sales for companies still in portfolio; sales at exit for divested companies


Contact information:

Nordic Capital Limited
26 Esplanade, St Helier Jersey JE2 3QA
Tel: +44 1534 605 100
Fax: +44 1534 605 199
For all investor communications: investor@nordiccapital.je