Thanks to its investment in the EnergoBit Group, a leading Romanian supplier of services and equipment for low, medium and high voltage electrical networks to the power sector, Innova Capital is gaining access to a highly attractive market, expecting substantial investment in Romania and throughout the entire Central and Eastern European region in the coming years.

Private equity investment firm Highlander Partners has acquired the leading transfer agent services provider in Poland, ProService Agent Transferowy sp. z o.o. (ProService AT), from the Enterprise Investors portfolio company Skarbiec Holding sp. z o.o. (Skarbiec). ProService AT is the leading transfer agent services provider to investment and pension funds in Poland.

Polish Enterprise Fund V (PEF V), a private equity fund managed by Enterprise Investors (EI), has signed a binding agreement with BSH Bosch und Siemens Hausgeräte (BSH) based on which it is to sell its entire 49% stake in Zelmer.

Private equity investment firm Highlander Partners will acquire from Polimex-Mostostal S.A. the assets of its medium voltage industrial transformers division based in the city of Łódź.

Advent International, one of the world’s leading firms dedicated solely to private equity, has completed fundraising for Advent International GPE VII Limited Partnership (“Advent GPE VII" or “Fund VII"), with total subscriptions of €8.5 billion ($10.8 billion).

DHL, the world’s leading express & logistics company, has agreed to sell its Romanian domestic express delivery business, operating under the Cargus brand, to Abris Capital Partners, a leading mid-market private equity fund focused on CEE market opportunities.

Innova Capital has entered the market of specialist medical services in Poland through its investment in the “Ujastek" Gynaecological and Obstetrics Hospital. The Fund will spend more than PLN 150 million on building a medical group focusing on medical care for the mother and child.

MIH Allegro, a subsidiary of Naspers Ltd. (JSE: NPN) has completed the acquisition of a controlling stake in Netretail Holding B.V. (Netretail) from existing shareholders including Intel Capital and MCI. Netretail is a leading online retailer in Central & Eastern Europe.

Lodz based private equity fund specializing in management buy-out/buy-in transactions – has realized another investment with managers acquiring 100% of shares in CEKO Sp. z o.o. – a producer of cheese.

Resource Partners, consumer-focused investor in CEE, and AXA Private Equity, the leading European diversified private equity firm,announce today that they have acquired Delic-Pol S.A, the Polish confectionery producer.