FIDEA as a partner of 5th edition of Private Equity Forum & Awards Gala

On June 3rd, 2014, Warsaw played host to the 5th edition of Private Equity Forum & Awards Gala. The conference was accompanied by the awards ceremony for the best companies on the market.


Life Healthcare Group acquires majority stake in Scanmed Multimedis

In April 2014 Life Healthcare Group, through its wholly owned subsidiary, acquired 80.65% of shares in Scanmed Multimedis S.A., one of the leading private healthcare service provider in Poland. Scanmed Multimedis operates both in inpatient and outpatient care segment through: a 130 bed multidisciplinary acute hospital in Krakow, a 22 bed specialist ophthalmological hospital and 23 medical centers, which offer outpatient care and diagnostic services in Poland’s main cities, including: Warsaw, Gdansk, Poznan, Wroclaw, Katowice and Krakow.


Portal Spożywczy interview with Marek Dojnow

In September 2013 Portal Spożywczy published an extensive interview with Marek Dojnow. The conversation focused on the consolidation of many sectors of the food industry and involvement of Private Equity funds in this process.
The whole content of the article (in Polish) is available on Portal Spożywczy website.

American Heart of Poland purchases the majority stake in Swissmed Vascular

In August 2013, American Heart of Poland S.A. (AHP) signed an agreement on the basis of which there has been an increase in the share capital of Swissmed Vascular Sp. of o.o. – a company providing interventional cardiology, vascular surgery and cardiac surgery treatment based on contracts with the National Health Fund, as well as outpatient specialist care in the field of cardiology.


FIDEA advises Rockfin Sp. z o.o. on attracting financial investor

In June 2013, private equity fund Tar Heel Capital acquired a 60% stake in Rockfin Sp. z o.o, one of the world’s leading producers of hydraulic oil systems, lubrication systems and industrial oil filtration and maintenance systems for the power, oil & gas and paper industries.


FIDEA nominated in the category “Best Corporate Finance Advisor”

During the fourth edition of the conference “Private Equity Forum & Awards Gala” organized by Executive Club, FIDEA was nominated for the 2012 Diamond of Private Equity award in the category Best Corporate Finance Advisor.

“Glass half full” – Forbes 2/2013

In the 2/2013 issue of Polish edition of „Forbes” magazine in the article “Glass half full” journalists described the situation on the Polish M&A market in 2012.


FIDEA among the leading M&A advisors in MergerMarket ranking

FIDEA currently holds fourth place in the ranking of M&A advisory firms with respect to transactions with Polish buyers or targets with deal value of up to EUR 250 m. The ranking comes from MergerMarket, a specialized M&A news service arm of the Financial Times Group.


“Business Leaders 2012” – Forbes 09/2012

In the September issue of Forbes magazine a ranking of “Business Leaders 2012” was published, depicting profiles of prominent businessmen active in Poland, whose latest business achievements deserve credit and compel general admiration. Herbert Wirth, the President of the Management Board of KGHM Polska Miedź S.A., took the first place. Mr. Wirth distinguished himself with the successful takeover of Quadra, a Canadian rival of KGHM. Luis Amaral, the founder of Eurocash, the largest FMCG wholesaler in Poland, secured the second position with the takeover of its competitor, Tradis.