AAC Capital Partners has acquired a stake in James Dewhurst, a manufacturer of engineered technical textiles. Debt was provided by Barclays and HSBC.
Dubai International Capital has appointed Mark Lunn as managing director of corporate communications.
Activa Capital, the Paris-based private equity firm, has agreed to take a 37 per cent stake in French sports retailer Sport 2000 for an undisclosed sum.
BS Private Equity has sold its controlling stake in Italian fabric manufacturer Klopman to Indian counterpart S Kumars for an enterprise value of €70m.
Ingenia Capital, savings bank Caja Madrid and family office Roca Junyent have participated in a €5.1m first round of funding for Quasar Elite Spain.
GMT Communications Partners has appointed Ian McKenzie, the executive chairman of Invitel, as a senior adviser.