Acquisition of Edelman by EDCO

Florin Finance has advised the Adriaanse family on the acquisition of Edelman by EDCO. In August 2021 Gilde Buy Out Partners acquired a majority shareholding in EDCO while the Adriaanse family continued as substantial minority shareholder. Florin Finance also acted as advisor to the Adriaanse family in this transaction. Edelman is a distributor of distinctive and […]

Partnership Kees de Boekhouder and Vortex Capital Partners

Kees de Boekhouder, the largest bookkeeper for self-employed individuals and small businesses in the Netherlands, enters into a partnership with investment company Vortex Capital Partners. With the investment Kees de Boekhouder will be able to further expand its frontrunner position into becoming the national go-to brand for entrepreneurs. Kees de Boekhouder, founded in 2009 by […]

Sogelink acquires LOCATIQS Group

Sogelink, a portfolio company of Keensight Capital, has acquired its Dutch counterpart Locatiqs, a developer of software for outdoor/public spaces. The acquisition involves an amount between €100 mln and €150 mln. Together, the two companies want to offer their software throughout Europe. Locatiqs makes applications that allow companies to see how land and public spaces […]

Dalsem sold to COFRA Holding

COFRA Holding, the investment vehicle of the Brenninkmeijer family, will acquire 100% of the shareholdings in Dalsem, a leading developer of high-tech greenhouses worldwide. Managing Director Jan Pieter Dalsem will remain in his position in order to work closely with COFRA to further strengthen the business in the coming years. Dalsem, a third-generation family business […]

Million Monkeys invests in TicketSwap

Florin Finance acted as financial adviser to Million Monkeys on their €8.2m / $10.0m equity investment in TicketSwap. TicketSwap operates a fast-growing live experiences platform for seamless buying and (re)selling of live event tickets. The platform is market leader or well established and fast growing in 35 countries, trusted by over 5 million users and […]

Investment of Gilde Buy Out Partners in EDCO

The Adriaanse family has sold a majority of its shareholding in EDCO Group to Gilde Buy Out Partners. The Adriaanse family will hold a significant minority shareholding. EDCO is a fast-growing and European leading distributor of branded and private label non-food FMCG products to a wide variety of retailers. Over the last years, EDCO has […]

Paques sold to SKion Water

The Pâques family has sold its remaining 80% shareholding in Paques to the existing 20% minority shareholder SKion Water. At the time of SKion’s initial investment in Paques at the end of 2011, Paques represented SKion’s first water sector investment. Over the past few years, rapid growth has turned Paques into an important player in […]

Yellowtail sold to Conclusion

Yellowtail is a leading fintech label in the Netherlands for clients such as pension funds, banks and insurers. Yellowtail designs, builds and manages digital and data-driven software solutions for financial service providers, with the mission to improve the quality of consumers’ financial lives. The company combines expertise of the financial market, IT and User Experience […]

Exxellence and SMQ sold to Main Capital

Exxellence is an important provider of software solutions to governments and semi-public organisations for case-oriented working and the efficient and well-organised handling of various related processes. SMQ supports municipalities, regional administration services and tax offices in carrying out work in the field of Dutch taxes (WOZ), real estate (BAG), civil affairs (BRP) and the environment […]

U name it sold to NewPort Capital

U name it, a leading supplier of wear and overhaul parts for packaging machines, has been sold to NewPort Capital. The company is active worldwide under the brand names U name it and UniTrack as a supplier of wear and overhaul parts for packaging machines in the food industry. U name it has a unique […]