Clearwater International advises Perfinox on securing growth capital from Explorer Investments

Clearwater International has advised Perfinox, a manufacturer of solutions for the food industry, on securing growth capital from private equity firm Explorer Investments.

Perfinox is a Portuguese manufacturer of solutions for the food industry, including formulation, processing, and CIP cleaning systems. Since 1997, Perfinox has been growing organically and investing in the continuous improvement and innovation of its products.

Explorer Investments is a leading Portuguese private equity firm with more than 15 years of experience, over €1.4bn under management and four different business areas. The Explorer Growth Fund II was recently created with the strategy to support mid-cap Portuguese companies in pursuing and increasing their investment in R&D.

Explorer Investments will support the Company’s strategy, focusing on R&D, innovation, and development of their current portfolio of products, contributing to improving Perfinox positioning and value-added solutions for the food industry.