3i to buy Azelis shares

December 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;12/18/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 47, p8
Trade Publication
The article reports on the decision of 3i to buy 57 percent stake of Cognetas in chemicals distributor Azelis. Cognetas, formerly known as Electra Partners Europe, bought into Azelis at the end of 2003. At this time the original investors Permira, Interbanca and Centrobanca sold their shares for €45 million, valuing Azelis at the time at €135 million.


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