Generali Growth Equity Fund is an alternative investment fund established and managed by Generali Investments. Generali Growth Equity Fund invests in small and medium sized enterprises (“SMEs”), providing support to their senior managers in growing and developing their businesses. The fund is committed to adding value and providing growth or expansion capital to investee companies for purpose of achieving companies’ long-term objectives.
Eko Papir is a leading manufacturer of flat bottom paper bags with or without handle, paper bread & bakery bags, greaseproof paper bags and greaseproof wrapping paper on Croatian market. Generali Growth Equity Fund has acquired 75% of shares in Eko Papir, while 25% of shares remains in the ownership of the founder’s family. The current management will remain in the company in order to support Eko Papir’s further growth and expansion in collaboration with the new shareholder.
GRUBISIC & Partners acted as exclusive financial advisor to the management and shareholders of Eko Papir in the transaction process.