Kreos Capital’s Debt Facilities For Branded E-Commerce Group

Bird & Bird advised Kreos Capital on debt facilities for the Branded E-Commerce Group.

Branded is a global digital consumer products platform which has built a portfolio of high-potential brands, including some of the largest FBA (‘Fulfilled by Amazon’) sellers on Amazon. The debt was provided as part of an overall fund raising of US$150m, led by Target Global, and on closing Branded acquired 20 of the best-selling marketplace brands. 

Kreos Capital is the leading growth debt provider in Europe and Israel, backing high-growth companies through every stage of their life cycle. Kreos targets investments in all areas of the technology and healthcare sectors and, to date, Kreos has committed in excess of €3.0 billion in more than 620 portfolio company transactions, across 17 countries. 

Kreos Capital was advised by Bird & Bird legal director Jenny Stockford (Finance & Financial Regulation), associate Hanna Nanda (Finance & Financial Regulation) and partners Struan Penwarden (Picture – Corporate) and Trystan Tether (Finance & Financial Regulation) in London,  partner Stefan Gottgetreu and associate Kathrin Bunte (both Corporate) in Dusseldorf and counsel Jessica Derocque and associate Guy Toulin (both Finance & Financial Regulation) in Paris.

Involved fees earner: Kathrin Bunte – Bird & Bird; Jessica Derocque – Bird & Bird; Stefan Gottgetreu – Bird & Bird; Hanna Nanda – Bird & Bird; Struan Penwarden – Bird & Bird; Jenny Stockford – Bird & Bird; Trystan Tether – Bird & Bird; Guy Toulin – Bird & Bird;

Law Firms: Bird & Bird;

Clients: Kreos Capital;

Author: Federica Tiefenthaler