This is the eighth investment of AVALLON MBO FUND II. The private equity fund from Lodz takes over 100% shares of WOSANA Ltd - a producer of juices, beverages, spring and mineral water.

Autenti, a platform for approving documents and signing contracts online, will use Blockchain technology for additional security of data and operations credibility level increase. In introduction of technology of distributed registers, as well as dynamic development of the company in areas of sales and marketing, Autenti will be supported with PLN 6.3 million (EUR 1.5M) funding by Innovation Nest and Black Pearls VC funds.

Polish Enterprise Fund VI (PEF VI), a private equity fund managed by Enterprise Investors (EI), has announced that owing to delays in securing antimonopoly approval, it has terminated the agreement it signed four months ago with Itaka Holdings concerning the sale of Novaturas, the leading tour operator in the Baltic region.

Polish Enterprise Fund VII, a private equity fund managed by Enterprise Investors (EI), has signed an agreement to acquire 100% of shares in CBA Slovakia a.s., a leading independent food retailer in Slovakia.

Mid Europa Partners, the leading private equity investor in Central and South-Eastern Europe, announced today that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Hortex Group from funds advised by Argan Capital. Hortex is a leading consumer goods player in Poland, with a strong brand and heritage in the juice and frozen food sectors.

Black Pearls VC will help FindAir team develop their intelligent solutions for asthma monitoring and control. The preliminary stage of cooperation includes preparation of the research and development project and analysis necessary for its implementation.

Innova Capital, a leading Central European private equity fund, is to acquire a 75% stake in Inelo and OCRK, a leading technology-based player active in drivers’ work time management systems for the transportation industry.

Perfect Gym, a rapidly emerging leader, which provides an end-to-end platform that revolutionizes how fitness clubs are managed, announced today that it has raised €4.5M in a new round of funding. The round was led by 3TS Capital Partners, a leading European growth technology investor. Innovation Nest (lead investor in the seed round) and Trigon TFI also participated in the round. The company will use the investment to accelerate its growth in Europe, Middle-East and Asia, as well as continue development of its technology platform.

Krokus’ Nova Polonia II private equity fund, sold all 100% shares of Comfort S.A. – the Polish producer of concrete prefabricated elements, to Goldbeck Group, achieving a solid return on investment.

Enterprise Investors, one of the largest and most experienced private equity firms in Central and Eastern Europe, today announced that it has completed fundraising for Polish Enterprise Fund VIII (PEF VIII).