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 part of Freepik Company, S.L. (hereafter the «Freepik») share capital by EQT Netherlands Management B.V., (hereafter the «ENMBV») via EQT Mid Market Europe Limited Partnership (hereafter the «EQT Mid Market Europe»).
EQT Mid Market Europe is duly registered in accordance with the laws of the Netherlands. It is an investment fund that invests mainly in middle market buy-outs in the North Europe.
ENMBV is duly registered in accordance with the laws of the Netherlands. It is an investment fund that manages the EQT Mid Market Europe. ENMBV is controlled by the EQT AB and is consulted by the EQT Partners AB and its subsidiaries (hereafter the « EQTP »). EQTP counsels ENMBV and EQT MME GP about investment opportunities and manages the activities of the portfolio of EQT Mid Market Europe.
Freepik is duly registered under the laws of Spain. It is active in the provision of online graphic resource management and online advertising services.