Inversco and Gilde reach agreement

Amsterdam, – Gilde Investment Management has reached an agreement with the shareholders of Inversco Beheer BV to acquire all of the shares of Inversco together with current management.

Inversco is a prominent fresh food distributor active in supplying dairy products, vegetables, fruit, meat and convenience products like pre-cooked meals and meal components to the institutional, HORECA and catering industries in The Netherlands. Inversco has its own production facilities and is located on the Food Center in Amsterdam.

Since its foundation in 1982, Gilde has invested in more than 150 companies. Gilde is located in Utrecht, Paris and Zurich and is a leading private equity player in continental Europe. Gilde operates with specialized funds; the Inversco transaction is managed by the Gilde Buy-Out Fund.

Advisors involved in the transaction were Stamford Partners, Greenberg Traurig and Loyens & Loeff.

Inversco

Johan in ´t Veld
Phone +31 (0)20 680 0230
www.inversco.nl

Gilde Investment Management

Martijn Schreurs
Phone +31 (0)30 219 2535