McCain Foods acquired Kruiningen, Netherlands based Scelta Products from founders Jos Koster and Wilco Boone. Scelta Mushrooms, cofounder of Scelta Products, will solely focus on its mushroom business going forward.
OMERS Infrastructure appointed Irini Kalamakis Senior Managing Director and Global Head of Strategic Partnerships. Kalamakis will join OMERS Infrastructure's global Management Committee and report directly to Annesley Wallace, Global Head of Infrastructure.
David L. Sokol, Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited, the Washington Family, and Ocean Network Express Pte. Ltd. proposed to take Atlas Corp. (NYSE: ATCO) for US $4.1B or US $1.3B to minority shareholders.
OMERS Private Equity acquired Bionic Services Limited from ECI Partners and founders, Jeremy Elliott and Jonathan Elliott, with management team led by CEO Paul Galligan, ECI Partners and founders holding minority stakes.
OMERS Private Equity entered into an agreement with Dan Holland and Stuart Fraser led management shareholders and Livingbridge to acquire Network Plus for undisclosed amount.
Acton Capital expanded team in Europe and presence in North America with Dr. Hannes Blum becoming new partner to head investments in Canada and US, and Dr. Sophie Ahrens-Gruber joining Munich investment team.
Triple Point Investment Management LLP managed Digital 9 Infrastructure plc (LSE: DGI9) to acquire 48.02% voting stake in Arqiva Group Limited from CPP Investments for £300 million or CDN $585 million.
Domain Therapeutics SA secured €39M Series A co-led by Panacea Venture, CTI Life Sciences and 3B Future Health Fund, with participation of adMare BioInnovations, Schroder Adveq, Omnes Capital, Turenne Capital, Theodorus, Viva BioInnovator, Seventure Partners.
Neil Potts and Rachel Hugh founded and Dismatrix backed The Vurger Co Ltd. closed a Canadian private placement by way of convertible debenture financing and will likely seek Canadian public listing.
Claude Perreault and Pierre Thibault founded Epitopea secured £10.3 seed funding from CTI Life Sciences, Advent Life Sciences, Cambridge Innovation Capital (CIC), Fonds de solidarité FTQ, Novateur Ventures, Harrington Discovery Institute/University Health Holdings.
Cycle Capital and Demeter held 1st close for €150M Circular Innovation Fund (CIF) with commitments from L'Oréal (€50M), Claridge Inc., Axens, Haltra, private investors, and managers. CIF will be led by Benoit Forcier and Mathieu Goudot, with support of Adeline Kempf and Maya Hassa.
Eric Martineau-Fortin, Jean-François Marcoux and Sep Alavi led WSC (White Star Capital) Digital Assets II Limited Partnership held US $60M initial close with anchor commitment from Ubisoft.
Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited to acquire additional 25M shares of Atlas Corp. through warrant exercises, increasing beneficial ownership from 39.6% to 45.1% of issued and outstanding common shares of Atlas.
Elliott Investment Management L.P.'s Evergreen Coast Capital Corporation and Brookfield Business Partners L.P. and its institutional partners entered into agreement to take Nielsen Holdings plc private for US $16B.
Indigenous Critical Infrastructure Fund Canada (ICIF) and a special purpose private equity fund managed by Portland Investment Counsel Inc. invested Є33M in ITM Isotope Technologies Munich SE.