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General - 09/05/2019

August Equity’s Kate Cook interviewed in the Corporate Financier

Our investment director Kate Cook recently spoke to the Corporate Financier about her career so far, working in the PE industry, August Equity’s unique culture and the challenges that she faces being on the board of a portfolio company.

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General - 09/04/2019

August Equity unveils investment team promotions for the new financial year

August Equity is pleased to announce the promotions of Kate Cook to investment director and Sam Hardy to investment manager.

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General - 06/02/2019

August Equity 2018 Success

2018 was a year of exceptional achievement for August Equity, with a record performance generating more than £1bn in exit value.

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Exits - 01/02/2019

August Equity exits SecureData in sale to Orange

August Equity announces it has realised its investment in SecureData Europe (“SecureData”) in a sale to global telecoms group, Orange. The exit represents one of its most successful investments in recent years.

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General - 31/01/2019

August Equity featured in the ICAEW’s Corporate Financier magazine

August Equity’s Managing Partner Phillip Rattle speaks to the ICAEW’s Corporate Financier magazine about August Equity’s strategy of buying-out service led businesses in secular markets, building scale and positioning them for sale to strategic buyers.

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Exits - 07/08/2018

August Equity sells veterinary practice operator VetPartners

London, UK – 7th August 2018 – VetPartners (“the Company”), a leading veterinary practice operator owned by August Equity is to be sold to funds advised by BC Partners LLP (“BC Partners”), a leading international investment firm. The parties have reached an agreement that will see BC Partners acquire a majority stake from funds managed by the Ares Management, L.P. (“Ares”) (NYSE: ARES) Credit Group, August Equity and co-investors. Ares will reinvest alongside BC Partners and the management team, led by CEO Jo Malone, will also invest in the Company. Financial terms of the transaction are not being disclosed.

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