With average multiples hitting a record peak, European PE dealmakers appear to have quickly adjusted to the post-pandemic dealmaking environment – delivering record deal value during the first quarter of the year.
The Nordic PE market continued to see record levels of deal value in Q1, with valuations soaring even higher as the pandemic-driven uncertainty is giving way to optimism in many sectors, say Clearwater International partners Tomas Almgren and Lars Rau Jacobsen.
found an investor with values that are fully aligned
We have been working closely with John and his team on this transaction over the past year. In Volpi Capital, Clearwater International found an investor with values that are fully aligned to Version 1’s core values and we believe that Volpi is an excellent fit for the next phase of the company’s growth. We would like to thank the Clearwater team for negotiating a strong result for the shareholders and for working tirelessly to ensure the transaction completed on time.