The Service of the Commission for the Protection of Competition has received a notification of a concentration according to Section 10 (4) of the Control of Concentrations between Enterprises Law of 2014, concerning the acquisition of the share capital of Tentamus Group GmbΗ, by BC Partners LLP, via BC Partners XI.
BC Partners XI, is a special purpose vehicle and it was established for the purposes of the transaction. It is indirectly owned by BC Partners XI consulted by BC Partners LLP.
BC Partners is a duly registered company in accordance with the laws of the United Kingdom. BC Partners is a private equity firm/alternative investment manager. It has multiple investments in 18 countries in 5 different sectors (business and financial services, consumer and retail sector, health services, industrial sector and telecommunications sector (technology, media, and telecom (TMT)).
Tentamus, is a duly registered company in accordance with the laws of the Federal Republic of Germany. It offers services through modern medium-sized specialized testing, inspection and certification (TIC) laboratories (in various fields, mainly in the field of food and pharmaceuticals as well as to a lesser extent in cosmetics, medical appliances and agrochemical/agricultural products) using physicochemical, organic microbiological, molecular, biological, and mechanical methods.