Selected Deals

Foods and Beverages

  • Target
    Walkro International BV
  • Our Role
    Advisor to buyer
  • Seller and Location
    Bencis Capital Partners B.V., the Netherlands
  • Activity
    Private equity firm targeting medium-sized companies in the Benelux countries
  • Acquiror / Investors and Location
    Monaghan Middlebrook Mushrooms, Ireland
  • Activity
    Monaghan Middlebrook Mushrooms supplies fresh mushrooms to leading Irish and international retailers in the UK, Ireland, Canada and USA
  • Description of Transaction
    Acted as financial advisor for Monaghan Middlebrook Mushrooms Ltd. and Gimv NV, the listed Belgium-based investment company, in the acquisition of Walkro International B.V. from Bencis Capital Partners B.V. and other shareholders. Based in the Netherlands, with additional production facilities in Belgium and Germany, Walkro International produces substrate for mushroom cultivation. Under the terms, Walkro International will continue to operate as an independent unit within the Monaghan Group, led by its existing management team.