Talde’s Debt Fund finances Investindustrial on acquiring 51% of Virospack

January 17, 2024

Talde Deuda Alternativa participates in the syndicated loan to finance the acquisition of 51% of Virospack by Investindustrial. Virospack (Badalona, ​​1956) is the world's leading manufacturer of droppers for the cosmetic industry. With a turnover of c. 60 million euros, it exports 90% of it to more than 20 countries along 4 continents. More specifically, the company produces 120 million droppers, employing more than 400 FTEs.

Investindustrial is one of Europe's leading independent investment groups focused on taking majority or control positions, in quality leading mid-market companies. Founded in 1990 out of an industrial conglomerate, the firm is headquartered in London. With more than 13 billion euros of raised fund capital, the European investment firm provides its investees with industrial experience, operational focus and global platforms to accelerate value creation and international expansion.

In the past 10 years, Virospack has invested approximately 60 million euros to build additional manufacturing capacity in a 21,000 sqm complex in Barcelona. Virospack is currently undertaking a further significant expansion to increase its manufacturing area by more than 50% over the next three years. In addition, Virospack is advancing its sustainability programme encompassing circular economy concepts in the design and production of their products alongside its customers.