Private Equity

The MBS Group combines a deep understanding of private equity dynamics with breadth across all consumer-facing industries

We have a strong track record of working with mid-tier and large-cap investors and their portfolio companies, combining our knowledge with an understanding of how to sell the proposition to potential candidates, including those who are new to PE. We work at all stages of the deal cycle with a dedicated private equity team. Leveraging expertise across all of our areas of expertise, we are also able to support private equity investors and their portfolio companies build exceptional functional leadership teams.

Our Experience

Angel Investors
Large-Cap Funds
Mid-Cap Funds
Portfolio Companies
Private Investors
Venture Capitalists

Selected Clients

Key People

I have worked with MBS on a number of assignments and they have consistently delivered a high quality shortlist - at pace. MBS demonstrated that they understood the brief as well as the dynamic between a PE fund and their portfolio companies.

Justin Stead - CEO, Radley & Chairman,

Latest MBS News & Intelligence

MBS News

26 September 2018 - 9:04

General Atlantic to exit MeteoGroup to Swiss firm TBG The growth equity firm acquired the British weather forecaster for €190m in 2014, and helped it develop new product capabilities to serve consumer apps as well as a broader service offer to its traditional industries including shipping, media, and energy. Read more.

26 September 2018 - 8:59

Blackstone exits Versace to Capri Holdings for €1.83bn Private equity funds managed by Blackstone acquired a 20% minority stake in Versace in 2014 to grow the iconic fashion house through investing in emerging markets and ecommerce as well as extending its portfolio of brands. Read more.

25 September 2018 - 9:27

Michael Kors reportedly nearly deal to acquire Blackstone-backed Versace Reports are circulating that the iconic Italian fashion house may be acquired by Michael Kors for approximately €2bn. Michael Kors acquired Jimmy Choo last year but is best known for aspirational luxury fashion, as opposed to the high fashion of Versace. Read more.