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2023 Finalists

Deal of the Year

Central and Eastern European Deal of the Year

  • Abris for Patent Co
  • BaltCap for Vendon
  • Resource Partners for Maced
  • Target Global for Minit

DACH Deal of the Year

  • AURELIUS Equity Opportunities for AKAD University
  • CONSTELLATION CAPITAL for Swiss E-Mobility Group
  • Montagu for Universal Investment
  • NORD Holding for Bock Group
  • Oakley Capital for Contabo
  • STAR Capital Partnership for Datacenter One
  • Ufenau Capital Partners for Altano
  • Ufenau Capital Partners for Corius AG

France and Benelux Deal of the Year

  • 3i for Havea
  • Ardian for Trustteam Group
  • Eurazeo for Orolia Group
  • Investindustrial for Benvic
  • Kester Capital for Avania Clinical
  • Montagu for Arkopharma
  • Navis Capital Partners for B Medical Systems

Mediterranean Deal of the Year

  • Bravo Invest for MTW Holding
  • CVC Capital Partners for Sisal Group
  • Diana Capital for Gransolar
  • Ergon Capital for Palex
  • GED CAPITAL for VITRO
  • InvestCorp for Dainese SpA
  • Magnum Industrial Partners for Aire Networks
  • NB Renaissance for Biolchim

Nordic Deal of the Year

  • Accent Equity for Oral Care
  • Accent Equity for Scandinavian Cosmetics Group
  • Adelis Equity Partners for Säkra
  • Battery Ventures for Forterro
  • Summa Equity for EcoOnline
  • Triton Partners for Ewellix
  • Verdane for Scanmarket

UK Small-cap Deal of the Year (EV on entry of less than €25m)

  • August Equity for Amtivo
  • Chiltern Capital for VIMA Group
  • Foresight Group for Codeplay Software
  • Pelican Capital for Wheelhouse Advisors
  • Pelican Capital for YourParkingSpace
  • Rockpool Investments for Blume
  • Synova for Mintec
  • WestBridge for bChannels

UK Lower-mid cap Deal of the Year (EV on entry of €25-100m)

  • Battery Ventures for Sample Prep Technologies
  • BGF for St Pierre Groupe
  • Endless for BSW Timber
  • Equistone Partners Europe for OneOcean
  • Inflexion Private Equity for Virgin Experience Days
  • Motive Partners for Global Shares
  • Soho Square Capital for Technical Fire Safety Group
  • Tenzing for CitNOW Group

UK Upper-mid cap Deal of the Year (EV on entry of €100m+)

  • CVC Capital Partners for Theramex
  • ECI Partners for MiQ
  • Inflexion Private Equity for Alcumus
  • Inflexion Private Equity for Phenna Group
  • Livingbridge EP for Network Plus Group
  • Nordic Capital for The Binding Site
  • Phoenix Equity Partners for Forest Holidays

Venture Capital/Growth Deal of the Year (EV on entry of less than €25m)

  • Augmentum Fintech and MMC Ventures for Interactive Investor
  • Beringea for Zoovu
  • Connection Capital for Tempcover
  • IQ Capital for TMG
  • Summit Partners for ViroClinincs-DDL
  • TempoCap for Currencycloud

House of the Year

Continental Regional House of the Year

  • Accent Equity
  • CAPZA
  • Ergon Capital
  • FSN Capital
  • NB Renaissance
  • Summa Equity
  • Ufenau Capital Partners AG

Global House of the Year

  • Advent International
  • Apax Partners
  • Apollo Global Management
  • CVC Capital Partners
  • Hg
  • Investcorp
  • TA Associates

Pan-European House of the Year

  • Ardian
  • Astorg
  • Equistone Partners Europe
  • Ergon Capital
  • Eurazeo
  • GHO Capital
  • InvestIndustrial
  • Nordic Capital

Special Situations House of the Year

  • Endless
  • HVD Partners
  • Inspirit
  • Zetland Capital Partners

UK Small-cap House of the Year (EV on entry of less than €25m)

  • Chiltern Capital
  • Enact
  • Foresight Group
  • FPE Capital
  • Pelican Capital

UK Mid-cap House of the Year (EV on entry of more than €25m)

  • Bowmark Capital
  • ECI Partners
  • Inflexion Private Equity
  • LDC
  • Montagu
  • Synova
  • WestBridge

Venture Capital/Growth House of the Year

  • Connection Capital
  • DN Capital
  • IQ Capital
  • MMC Ventures
  • Octopus Ventures
  • Summit Partners
  • Target Global