Hortex, Mid Europa's leading consumer company in Poland active in frozen and juice categories, announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Jurajska. The transaction is subject to anti-trust clearance and is expected to close in Q1 2019.

Mid Europa Partners, the leading private equity investor in Central and Eastern Europe, announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Urgent Cargus.

Nets, a market leader in the payments industry, has today announced the completion of the acquisition of leading Polish online payment service providers Dotpay/eCard. Andrzej Budzik will continue as CEO of Dotpay/eCard and the brands of Dotpay and eCard will remain.

Enterprise Venture Fund I (EVF) and Polish Enterprise Fund VII (PEF VII), two funds managed by Enterprise Investors (EI), announced today that they have signed an agreement to sell intive, a global digital product development company, to Mid Europa Partners, a leading buyout investor in Central and Eastern Europe.

Mezzanine Management, Central Europe’s leading growth capital provider, has closed its fourth fund on €264m. The vehicle marks the largest ever raised by the firm in its 18- year history, and is the first to have sizeable commitments from local investors and Asian institutions.

Maczfit, the leader of the dietary catering market in Poland, is launching a new chapter in its short but dynamic history, by attracting a private equity fund to implement the strategy of further rapid development of the brand, as well as distribution network for offered solutions to beneficiaries of a healthy lifestyle. Resource Partners, a reputable independent financial investor in consumer space, apart from providing capital for further development will also support Maczfit with its experience in building the value of its portfolio companies.

Artgeist, a new investment within the Resource Partners portfolio, is an experienced e-commerce player. Over the past years, the company from Wrocław has been successfully competing on the European online wall decoration market, the value of which is estimated at over one billion euros and which grows at rate of over 15% annually.

Innova Capital to take up 33% of shares in OSHEE, the leader of the Polish isotonic and functional drinks market. In the last 10 years, OSHEE became the indisputable leader on the Polish sports and vitamin functional beverage market, selling its products to 45 countries on 6 continents and generating revenues of approximately PLN 250m.

Value4Capital, the lower mid-market Polish and central European buy-out manager, announced the acquisition of Kom-Eko S.A (Kom-Eko) by its V4C Poland Plus Fund (the Fund). Kom-Eko is the leading waste management company in the Lublin area of Poland, with activities including municipal and commercial waste collection, sorting and processing centres and landfills in Lublin and Krasnik (www.kom-eko.pl). Royalton Partners’ Royalton Capital Investors II was the seller, fully exiting the investment after 7 years of stewardship.

Polish Enterprise Fund VIII, a private equity fund managed by Enterprise Investors, has acquired a significant minority stake in Anwim, one of the largest independent operators of fuel stations in Poland, trading under the MOYA brand.