Transaction year:
March 2011

Transaction type:
– Corporate Finance
– Private Equity
– Buyout

Transaction sector:
– Technology, Media & Telecom
– Business Services

Multiple acquisitions of various distributions companies of advertisement leaflets and local newspapers, amongst which the Alfa Group, leading to the formation of a merged company, currently called Axender.

Axender now holds a number two position in the Dutch postal and delivery market for unaddressed print and advertisement leaflets. Axender has 11 regional offices, more than 185 employees and over 20.000 carriers, with a turnover of about 65 mln EUR.

The shareholders of Axender are various regional companies, H2 Equity partners and Vondel Finance.