Our capital sponsors are the investment companies Mid Europa Partners and Mezzanine Management Central Europe. Mid Europa Partners began its relationship with Norican Group in early 2006 with the acquisition of Wheelabrator Group. In 2008, the relationship and investment was expanded to include the acquisition of DISA Group. In conjunction with the acquisition of DISA Group, Mezzanine Management Central Europe became a capital sponsor.
Mid Europa partners advises and manages three funds with capital commitments totaling approximately €3.2 billion, including co-investments. The commitments comprise three funds:
1. AIG Emerging Europe Infrastructure Fund LP ("Fund I"),
2. Emerging Europe Covergence Fund LP ("Fund II"), and
3. Mid Europa Fund III LP ("Fund III").
Through Fund I, Fund II and Fund III Mid Europa Partners has made twenty five investments in companies located in fourteen countries.
Mezzanine Management Central Europe (MMCE) is an independent investment firm and the pioneer of the mezzanine product in Central and Eastern Europe.
The firm focuses on providing capital to businesses for expansions and acquisitions, management-led equity deals, recapitalisations and buy-outs.
With an experienced team of Partners, MMCE is the leading Central European subordinated debt investor with offices in Austria, Hungary, Poland, Romania and Ukraine. Funds advised by MMCE have committed and invested over €400 million in twenty eight companies across eight countries.
If you would like to learn more about our capital sponsors please visit their websites:
The Board of Directors:
Charles Matthews, Chairman
Zbigniew Rekusz, Partner, MEP
Kerim Turkmen, Director, MEP
Pawel Padusinski, Associate Director, MEP
Tomasz Blicharski, Senior Associate, MEP
Tomasz Kwiecien, Managing Director, Mezzanine Management, Warsaw
Robert E Joyce Jr, President & CEO, Norican Group