Portfolio companies

ADI S.p.A.
Industry: production of abrasive tools.
Date of investment: December 2016.
Type of transaction: junior notes in the frame of the acquisition of 100% of ADI Group by Surfaces Technological Abrasives S.p.A.

 Founded in 1980, ADI Group is active in the production and distribution of abrasives tools for the processing of ceramic, natural stone, flat glass, metal or sintered materials.

The Group has its headquarter and production facilities in Thiene (Vicenza) and, through its subsidiaries located in USA and Turkey, produces and sells its products in North America and Middle East.


Status: realised (October 2017).
Investment #4
Industry: undisclosed.
Date of investment: November 2016.
Type of transaction: junior notes backing an internal and external growth plan.

Target is the Italian leader in its sector with facilities throughout the national territory.

Status: realised (May 2018).
Surfaces Technological Abrasives S.p.A.
Industry: production of abrasive instruments.
Date of investment: December 2015.
Type of transaction: mezzanine bond facility backing the acquisition of a majority stake in the company.

Founded in 2010 by its management team, Surfaces is active in the production and distribution of resin-bonded diamond abrasives for the ceramic sector.

The company has its headquarter and production facility in Cenate Sotto (Bergamo) while the commercial branch is located in Formigine (Modena).


Status: realised (October 2017).
Club del Sole S.r.l.
Industry: tourism, management of camping villages and provision of related services.
Date of investment: July 2015.
Type of transaction: capital increase to support both organic and external growth.

Established in 1974 by Giancarlo Giondi, Club del Sole, a company headquartered in Forlì, is an Italian leading player in the camping-village industry. From the Riviera Adriatica, to the renowned beach of Roseto degli Abruzzi, to the Argentario Coast in Tuscany or the Garda Lake in Northern Italy, Club del Sole offers a wide range of villages for holidays in bungalow, mobilhome or housing tent. 


Status: realised (December 2018).
G.F. S.p.A.
Industry: machinery manufacturing.
Date of investment: October 2014.
Type of transaction: unitranche bond facility backing the management buy-in of the company.

Founded in 1979, G.F. S.p.A. is a fast growing producer and distributor of automated inspection and filling machines for the pharmaceutical industry.
The company is headquartered in Solignano (Parma) and exports more than 80% of its production worldwide.


Status: realised (July 2016).