The Service of the Commission for the Protection of Competition has received a notification of a concentration, according to Section 10 of the Control of Concentrations between Enterprises Law of 2014, concerning the acquisition of the share capital of Mispol S.A. by Partner in Pet Food Hungaria Kft.
Partner in Pet Food Hungaria Kft is a company duly registered under the laws of Hungary. PPF is a pet food company which manufactures a range of branded pet food and own-label products for retailers and supplies it to supermarkets, specialist pet shops, and veterinarians. PPF is an indirect subsidiary of Artemis Midco (UK) Limited, a company duly registered under the laws of the United Kingdom and Wales, which is controlled by funds managed by Cinven Capital Management (VI) General Partner Limited and operates as acquisition vehicle.
Cinven Management (VI) General Partner Limited is a European private equity business engaged in the provision of investment management and investment advisory services to a number of investment funds.
Mispol S.A., that is the target of this merger, is a company duly registered under the laws of Poland. The Target is mainly active in the manufacture of pet food and meat processing. Mispol is ultimately controlled by NDX GROUP, UAB.
NDX Group, UAB, is a company duly registered under the laws of Lithuania, which is a holding company focused on long-term investments in companies and real estate.