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News

10.3.2017

Vaaka Partners’ new buyout fund oversubscribed at EUR 225 million

Vaaka Partners has successfully made the first and final closing of its new fund, Vaaka Partners Buyout Fund III Ky, at its hard cap limit of EUR 225 million. Vaaka received very strong support from its existing investors as well as significant deman...

7.3.2017

Rightware, the leading provider of automotive user interface software has been acquired by Thundersoft

Rightware, the leading provider of automotive user interface software and Tesis’ portfolio company since 2013 has been acquired by Thundersoft, the world’s leading provider of operating systems and smart device platform technology.

6.3.2017

Jan Sasse assumes role as Tesi’s CEO

Jan Sasse takes up the role of Tesi’s CEO on 6 March 2017. “I’m excited to become the new CEO of Tesi. Tesi plays a central role in financing the international expansion of Finnish companies. In 2017 we will give high priority in our investment ac...

1.3.2017

Tesi in 2016: Record-high investment volumes and a good operational result

Financial year 2016 was extremely brisk in terms of Tesi’s new investments, the activity level of Tesi’s international co-investors in Finland as well as in terms of portfolio companies’ growth figures. Tesi made new investments amounting to €165m. I...

17.2.2017

Folmer raises a new 62M€ fund to finance SME growth

Folmer Management Oy has raised its second private equity fund, Folmer Equity Fund II Ky, which will continue the investment strategy of Folmer Equity Fund I Ky. The size of the fund at first closing is 62M€, with a maximum target of 75M€ at final closing.