Historical Portfolio

To view more information on CVC funds’ investments since 1996 click on the company name (highlighted in black).

Company Country Business Year
Abertis Spain Operator of toll roads and telecommunications infrastructures 2010
ABX France Blood analysis 1987
A-Com Sweden Communications and advertising 1999
Acordis Netherlands Industrial and textile fibres 1999
Acromas UK Finance, motoring and leisure services 2007
Acueducto Spain Sausage and meat products 1993
ACV Belgium Boilers and water heaters 1999
Adisseo France Manufacturer of feed additives for animal nutrition 2002
Affinity Health Australia Private hospital operator 2003
Airbourne Ltd. UK Defence subcontracting 1981
AlixPartners US Speciality consulting 2012
Allders UK Department stores 1989
Applied Distribution UK Warehousing and distribution services 1989
Aqualisa Products UK Bathroom fittings 1987
Arbo Germany Patient monitoring equipment 1988
Argus Press UK Publishing 1988
Aritech Belgium Security alarm systems 1991
Armacell Germany Manufacturing of insulation products 2000
Asia Printers Group Hong Kong Printing services 2002
Asia Timber Products China Wood panels and flooring 2006
Associated Fresh Foods UK Dairy products 1987
ASW Holdings UK Steel production 1987
ATS Technirent UK Rental of electronic and IT equipment 1986
Austria Haustechnik Austria Commercial and industrial refrigeration 1993
Autobar Luxembourg Vending machine operator 2010
Automotive Products Ltd. UK Automotive components 1995
Avolon Ireland Aircraft leasing 2010
Azurinvest Hungary Cosmetics, retail and property 1990
Bäumler Germany Menswear 1989
Beauty International Fragrances UK Cosmetics 1985
Belhaven UK Brewery 1993
Bell Lines Netherlands Ship containers 1993
Belvedere UK Reinsurance 1989
Bermármol Spain Stone and marble extraction, production and exporting 1997
Beter Bed Netherlands Manufacturing and retailing of beds and bedroom furniture 1995
BJM Research Partners Group Ltd. UK Market research 1985
Blagden Belgium Manufacturing and recycling of steel drums 1998
Bols Royal Distilleries Netherlands Production and distribution of spirits 1998
bpost Belgium Postal services 2006
Brit Insurance UK Insurance 2011
Britton Group UK Flexible plastics and packaging specialist 1998
Brunner Mond UK Soda ash production 1991 / 1998
BSN Glasspack France Glass packaging 1999
Building & Property Group UK Facilities management 1996
C.banner China Ladies’ footwear 2012
C1000 Netherlands Supermarket chain 2008
Calder UK Mechanical engineering products and services 1994
Cambridge Capacitors UK Capacitor manufacturing 1990
Cascades France Cardboard and paper products 1986
Cellar 5 Group UK Operator of cafés, bars and off-licences 1997
Cementbouw Handel & Industrie Netherlands Producer and distributor of cement and building materials 2001
Cerved Italy Provider of credit and business information to banks and corporates 2013
Chrysalead France Internet incubator 2000
CJ CGV Co., Ltd. Korea Multiplex cinema operator 2003
Cloetta Sweden Confectionery production, distribution and marketing 2005
Coal Products Ltd. UK Solid fuel and petroleum products 1995
Coeclerici Italy Shipping services 1994
Collins Stewart UK Stockbroking 2000
Colomer Group Spain Salon, hair and nail care products 2000
Compass Group UK Catering contracting 1987
Cork International UK Personal, hair and baby care products 1997
Corposan Germany Food manufacturing 1997
Cotton Investments Ltd. UK Shipping data 1996
Country Holidays UK Cottage holidays 1989
CPI France Monochrome book manufacturing 2005
CTI Spain Data processing 1989
Cundell UK Packaging 1986
Dakota Pharm France Pharmaceuticals 1987
Dayou Winia Co. Ltd. Korea Manufacturing of kimchi refrigerators, air washers, water purifiers and air conditioning units 2005
De Weide Blik & Bocchi (DWB) Belgium Distribution of fresh fruit and vegetables 2006
Debenhams UK Department stores 2003
Devro Ltd. UK Sausage and meat casings 1991
DIXI Germany Portable toilet cabins 1995
DM Foods Ltd. Korea Dairy products 2000
Docdata Netherlands International e-commerce solutions and CD and DVD manufacturing 1995
Dolland & Aitchison UK Opticians and optical accessories 1994
Dorna Spain Sports rights management 1998
DT Group Denmark Building materials distribution 2003
Dutton Forshaw UK Vehicle distribution 1997
DYWIDAG-Systems International (DSI) Germany Construction and mining technology 2007
Eastern Pacific Circuits Hong Kong Printed circuit boards 2000
Eaton-Williams UK Air conditioning units 1990
Education International Cooperation China Overseas education counselling and test preparation 2013
EET Nordic Denmark IT systems and products 1997
Eisenwerke Kaiserslautern Germany Defence and environmental engineering 1989
El Árbol Spain Supermarket chain 2002
ELGA Group UK Water purification 1984
Elster Group Germany Energy, gas and water meters and Smart Grid solutions 2005
EMPE Germany Car interior manufacturing 1995
Entrelec France Electrical connectors 1994
EPH Netherlands Consumer packaging 1994
Euramax US Aluminium products 1996
European Circuits Ltd. UK Printed circuit boards 1996
Evonik Industries Germany Specialty Chemicals 2008
Express Foods UK Cheese production 1992
FEG Hungary Gas heaters 1993
Ferembal France Tin can packaging 1989
Flint Group Luxembourg Printing inks and image transfer products 2004
Formica Corporation US High pressure laminates 1998
Formula One UK Commercial sports rights management 2006
Franklin Medical Ltd. UK Disposable hospital products 1982
Gardner Merchant UK Contract catering and hospitality 1993
Gartland Whalley & Barker UK Industrial corporate developer 2000
General Hybrid UK Electronics 1987
Gillroyd Group UK Kitchen furniture manufacturing 1987
Gooding Group Ltd. UK Engineering 1985
Gravograph France Industrial engraving products 1991
GS Paper & Packaging (GSPP) Malaysia Integrated paper and cardboard box production 2007
Haden Group UK Electrical subcontracting and manufacturing 1985
Haitai Confectionery Korea Manufacturing and distribution of confectionery products 2001
Halfords UK Retailer of car parts, cycles and accessories 2002
Halls Homes & Gardens UK Greenhouses and conservatories 1982
Hamleys UK Toy retailing 1989
HCS France Service provider 1991
HDI Germany Debt collection 1987
Heiploeg Netherlands Frozen seafood 1995
Hestair Engineering UK Vehicle manufacturing 1989
Heynen Netherlands Electronics distribution 1990
Holliday Chemical Holdings UK Manufacturing of dyes and chemicals 1987
Hong Kong Broadband Network (HKBN) Hong Kong Broadband / IPTV / VoIP provider 2012
Hoogenbosch Retail Holdings Netherlands Shoe and footwear retail 1996
Horlicks Farms & Dairies UK Cheese production 1989
Hornby Group UK Toy manufacturing 1981
Hozelock UK Garden watering equipment/technical hoses 1999
Hung Hing Printing Group China Printing and packaging 2008
Hydron UK Manufacturing and distribution of contact lenses 1993
IG Group UK Spread betting and speculative investment products 2003
I-MED Australia Operation of diagnostic imaging clinics 2006
Impulse Airlines Ltd. Australia Regional passenger airline 2000
Inalta Spain Energy generation and transmission 2002
Industrial Laundry Group Belgium Laundry equipment 1996
Industrie Ilpea Italy Plastic, magnetic and rubber components 1989
Infastech China Specialty fasteners 2010
Instem UK Computer hardware 1983
Instrumentation Laboratories Italy Medical diagnostics 1991
Intercommunications UK Newspapers 1982
Interplex Singapore Precision metal engineering 2007
Isalac France Industrial plant manufacturing 1990
ISIS Group UK Construction and development 1981
Istel Group UK Computer systems 1987
Itevelesa Group Spain Vehicle inspection and certification 1999
Jallatte France Industrial safety footwear 1998
Jintian Pharmaceutical Group China Healthcare 2011
Kalle Germany Sausage and meat casings 1997
KDG UK Instrumentation 1985
Kirklees Chemicals UK Chemicals production 1988
Köpcke Investments Netherlands Ship chandler and supplier 1991
Kwik-Fit UK Automotive repairs and servicing 2002
La Foir’Fouille France Franchisor of discount stores 1992
Leasecontracts UK Car hire 1984
Lecta Italy Speciality paper and card 1997
Li & Fung (Distribution) Ltd. Hong Kong Distribution of consumer goods 1999
LuckySurf.com US Online marketing and sweepstakes 2000
Luxfer Group (British Aluminium Holdings) UK Specialist engineering 1996
Maccess Group UK Car parts distribution 1986
Magic Pub UK Beer retailing 1994
MagnaChip Semiconductor Ltd. Korea Development and production of semiconductors 2000
Mainstay Computer Cover UK Computer maintenance 1983
Malibu Networks US Telecommunications software 2000
Mallinson Denny Group UK Timber importing and retailing 1985
Mangers Ltd. UK DIY supplier 1981
Matahari Department Stores Indonesia Department stores 2010
Matas Denmark Health and beauty retail chain 2007
Matéris France Specialty building products 2001
Meneba Netherlands Flour milling and bakeries 1997
Mercury Corporation Korea Telecommunications equipment 2000
Merlin Entertainments Group UK Family entertainment and theme park operator 2010
Metzeler Germany Manufacturing of motorcycle tyres 2000
MFI Furniture Group UK Furniture retail 1987
Minit Asia Pacific Co. Japan Shoe repair, key cutting and engraving services 2006
Mivisa Spain Food can manufacturing 2005
Motor World UK Car parts and accessories 1988
Nazareno Gabrielli Italy Leather goods 1989
NBG-Nehl Germany Furniture manufacturing and distribution 1989
Nestor BNA UK Healthcare 1986
Nien Made Taiwan Window blinds and shutters manufacturing 2007
Nine Entertainment Co. Australia Broadcasting, publishing and online media 2007
Nottingham Group UK Educational equipment 1990
NRGA Netherlands Reinsurance 1994
Operador R Spain Cable network operator 2010
Ortopedia Germany Wheelchairs and mobility-aid equipment 1991
Oxbow France Sportswear design and production 1996
Pacific Brands Australia Marketing of everyday brands 2001
Paragon UK Electricity conglomerate 1984
Partners in Lighting Belgium Lighting fixtures 2002
PC Cox UK Sealant applicators 1997
Petrini Italy Animal feeds, stock farming and pasta 1988
Pickwick Group UK Record and tape distribution 1986
Pilot Flying J US Owner/Operator of travel centres 2008
Polimoon Norway Industrial plastic products 1999
Polishcareer Ltd. (Amicus Healthcare Group) UK Healthcare services 1996
Portfolio Foods Ltd. UK Confectionery and snacks 1990
Post Danmark Denmark Postal services 2005
Provimi France Animal nutrition and feed production 2002
Punch Group UK Operator of leased and managed pubs 1999
Quironsalud Spain Private Healthcare 2011
Raet Netherlands HR and payroll solutions 2011
Rapala UK Fishing lures 1995
RC Condizionatori Italy Air conditioning systems 1992
Recoletas / IDC Spain Healthcare and hospital operator 1998
Reedpack UK Packaging machinery 1988
Retail Network Company Netherlands Speciality retail stores 2002
Rhiag Group Switzerland Automotive components distribution 1998
Rimoldi Italy Industrial sewing machines 1988
Rizal Commercial Banking Corporation (RCBC) Philippines Commercial, retail and corporate banking products and services 2011
Rizla UK Cigarette paper 1994
Rochford Thompson UK Security printing machines and passport scanners 1987
Rocla Concrete Tie Inc. (RCTI) US Building and construction products 1998
Rover Holding France Ink cartridge manufacturing 1988
Rungis Germany Fresh food wholesaler 1997
Sachtler Germany Professional camera equipment and tripods 1988
Samsonite Luggage and travel products 2007
Saybolt Investments BV Netherlands Oil inspection and environmental testing 1992
Scandinavian Beverage Group Norway Importer and distributor of alcoholic beverages 2000
SEAT Pagine Gialle Italy Directory advertising and web marketing services 2003
Semcon Engineering Sweden Engineering consultancy 1996
Senews Ltd. UK Newspapers 1984
Seymour Pierce UK Stockbroking 2000
Shearings UK Integrated tour operator 1997
Shinwa Co. Japan System scaffolding equipment 2006
Showa Yakuhin Kako Co., Ltd. Japan Dental and pharmaceutical products 2005
SIAT Italy Packaging machinery and accessories 1999
Sicli France Fire protection equipment and materials 1990
Silk Industries UK Silk fabrics 1989
Skrill UK Digital payment solution for the online industry 2014
Skylark Japan Restaurant chain operator 2006
Smallbone UK Kitchen and bedroom furniture 1985
SMIT Industries Netherlands Power transformers and reactors 1993
SMTS Goupil France Microcomputers 1987
Smurfit Kappa Group Netherlands Paper, corrugated and solid board packaging production 1998
South Beauty China Full service restaurant chain 2014
Spirit Group UK Operator of managed pubs 2003
St. Regis UK Paper and packaging recycling and manufacturing 1985
StarBev Czech Republic Brewing and distribution of beer 2009
Stella Group Australia Travel services and hospitality provider 2008
Steniel Manufacturing Corporation Philippines Manufacturing of corrugated cardboard and boxes 2000
Stenman Holdings BV Netherlands Construction hardware and bicycle accessories 1992
Structo Förvaltings Sweden Hydraulic tubing and cylinders 1995
Sunrise Switzerland Telecom 2010
Swedish Match Sweden Matches and lighters 1991
Sylvania Lighting International Switzerland Lighting products 1993
Synstar UK IT Services 1997
Taminco Belgium Speciality chemicals 2007
Tech Pacific Holdings Australia IT product distribution 2003
Technitron Holdings UK Computer peripherals distribution 1986
TechnoPro Japan Engineering staffing 2012
Time/system Denmark Time management systems 1997
TIP Europe UK Trailer rental 1986
Tivisa Spain Fabric dyeing and finishing 1990
Toolex Alpha Sweden CD manufacturing equipment 1995
Tower Records Japan Music/video retail specialist 2003
Trench UK High voltage components 1997
Troy Environ BV Netherlands Integrated water systems 1991
UHU Germany Household adhesives 1990
Unimorando Italy Brick manufacturing plants 1989
Unipart (UGC) UK Logistics and automotive parts 1987
United News Shops Holdings UK Newsagents 1987
United Precision Industries UK Bearings manufacturing 1987
Univar Inc. US Manufacturing and distribution of industrial chemicals 2007
Van Gansewinkel Groep Netherlands Waste management 20062007
Veen Bosch & Keuning Netherlands Book publishing 1999
Vendor Holdings Netherlands Hygiene products 1996
Venture Plant UK Plant hire 1987
Verdugt Netherlands Organic salts and acid blends 1999
Verson International Group UK Engineering 1985
VF International UK/France Office furniture 1988
Victrex UK High performance polymers 1993
Virgin Active UK Health and fitness club operator 2011
VolkerWessels Stevin N.V. Netherlands Construction and property development 2007
Wades Furniture Group UK Furniture retailing 1985
Wallbridge Holdings UK Carpet manufacturing 1986
Wardle Storeys UK Industrial manufacturing 1982
Wavin Netherlands Plastic pipe systems 1999
Wellworth UK Retail stores and supermarkets 1992
Westbury Homes Group UK Home construction 1985
William Hill UK Bookmaker 1999
Winner Sweden Vegetable oil products 1994
Wold Farm Foods UK Vegetable distribution 1983
WW Group UK Garment manufacturer 1990
Yellow Pages (Singapore) Pte. Ltd. Singapore Directory enquiry services and advertising 2003
Zena Group Spain Fast food and casual dining restaurant chain 2001
Zhuhai Zhongfu China Manufacturing of PET beverage packaging 2007