The exit of Souter’s investment in Pet Network International follows the profitable sale of the enterprise by The Rohatyn Group (TRG) to A&M Capital Europe.
Souter backed TRG to create Pet Network in 2018 by means of the acquisition and merger of three pet provides companies – Pet Centar, Animax and Mr Pet.
Meanwhile, Souter Investments has partnered with retail govt and investor Ben Barnett to finish a buyout of Celtic & Co, an award-winning wool primarily based sustainable clothes and homeware model specialising in ethically sourced style.
Souter additionally unveiled the acquisition merger of US voluntary carbon market specialist Natural Capital Partners with current portfolio firm Climate Care.
In an additional deal, Souter has backed Fremman Capital, the pan-European mid-market non-public fairness home, in its acquisition of a majority stake in VPS, a marine gas testing and advisory providers firm.
Headquartered in Rotterdam, VPS supplies its providers globally by means of 5 strategically positioned laboratories, with samples shipped and examined from wherever on the earth.
Since its formation in 2006, Souter Investments has invested approaching £500 million in additional than 60 unquoted corporations, both because the lead investor or as a associate for different monetary sponsors. It at the moment has a portfolio of investments in additional than 30 non-public companies.
Sir Brian based Stagecoach in 1980 alongside along with his sister, Ann Gloag, constructing it from a single bus path to a worldwide transport operator.