Activa Capital backs buyout of Bruno Saint Hilaire

Activa Capital  has acquired a majority stake in French clothing brand Bruno Saint Hilaire from CDC Capital Investissement and Banque de Vizille.

MVM appoints Bednarski to partner

MVM Life Science Partners has appointed Eric Bednarski to the position of partner at the firm’s Boston office.

SHS exits its interest in Novosis

SHS, together with co-investors, has sold its remaining shares in German therapeutic plasters and implants developer Novosis to the Schweizerhall Group for an undisclosed sum.

Investindustrial-backed Perfume Holdings to acquire Selective Beauty

Investindustrial portfolio company Perfume Holdings is to acquire a 72 per cent stake in Selective Beauty, a French manufacturing and distribution company, for an undisclosed sum.

Merica Technolgy Seed Fund invests in NanoTherics

Mercia Technology Seed Fund has invested an undisclosed amount in medical devices company NanoTherics.

Elysian Capital completes debut deal

New mid-market firm Elysian Capital has done its first deal, backing the management buyout of landscaping business English Landscapes.