24/10/2018
Nota de prensa

RESILIENCE PARTNERS LLEVA A CABO SU SEGUNDA Y TERCERA OPERACIÓN EN EUDE BUSINESS SCHOOL Y BLANSOL.

Resilience Partners Fund I S.C.A., SICAR, the direct lending fund has completed its second and third investments, funding the acquisition of EUDE Business School S.L. (EUDE) with EUR 8M and the growth of Industrial Blansol, S.A. (Blansol) with EUR 5 M. Resilience Partners’ financing will contribute to the expansion of both companies through long term loans to accelerate its sustained growth both locally and internationally. 

EUDE is a business school specializing on campus and online post graduate studies. The transaction has funded its acquisition together with an international player and Management to ensure the ongoing company’s growth going forward.

Industrial Blansol is one of the leading European producers of PEX and multilayer pipes systems with longstanding presence in the market. Thanks to this transaction, Blansol will be able to accelerate its growth in the market.

With these investments, Resilience Partners, continues its investment strategy of helping SMEs grow with long term senior debt. Resilience Partners is backed by leading investors, as the EIF (European Investment Fund, part of the European Investment Bank) among others.

Resilience Partners is currently c. 40% invested, has recently done its first distribution to investors, and expects to deploy 2-3 additional investments in the coming months while it continues its fundraising process.

About Resilience Partners

Resilience Partners specializes in helping Spanish companies with solid track record execute its long-term expansion plans, offering flexible financing solutions. Resilience Partners focuses on companies with EBITDAs between EUR 3-15 M, leaders in their segment, with solid management teams and long-term financing needs to execute their strategic plans.

Resilience Partners brings together local knowledge, alongside a global mindset, to assist best-in-class SMEs in Iberia execute their growth plans by offering them flexible/bespoke long term financing solutions. It is one of the most experienced teams in private equity and debt asset class in Spain, bringing unique local access, investment experience, and structuring and risk management capabilities.

Resilience Partners Fund I S.C.A., SICAR is currently raising up to EUR 100-150M among institutional investors from Europe, the United States as well as Family offices. These resources are invested in medium-sized Spanish companies, with investments of EUR 4M to 15M per company.

About EUDE Business School

EUDE is a business school providing high quality on campus and online post graduate studies at affordable prices. The Company is specialized in the preparation of leaders and professionals in order to respond to the needs of a global world in continuous evolution, contributing value into their professions and contributing to the progress of the entrepreneurial spirit. EUDE has a special focus on the Latam market as 85% of its students come from Colombia, Mexico, Peru and Ecuador.

About Industrial Blansol

Industrial Blansol is one of the leading European producers of PEX and multilayer (both PEX-Al-PEX and PERT-Al-PERT) pipes systems. The company exports its PEX and multilayer pipes and fittings to more than 50 countries worldwide. The company has two production facilities in Spain, equipped with the most advanced manufacturing and automation technology. 

Nuevos informes: Impacto Económico y Social de las Inversiones de VC (2005-2013) (ICO) /  Informe de Impacto Económico y Social del Capital Privado en las operaciones de Middle Market en España. 2018 (ASCRI). Análisis de las inversiones entre €10 y 100M (2005-2012, evolución hasta 2015) / Informe de Impacto Económico y Social de los préstamos otorgados por Enisa (2005-2013, evolución hasta 2015) / El Capital riesgo Informal en España 2018. Actividad de Business Angels (BA), Aceleradoras, Equity Crowdfunding, M4E /

Otros informes: Madurez del Venture Capital en España. 2017 (Also in english). La Financiación de startups de Energía en España. 2016. El tiempo de las desinversiones en Private Equity en España. 2015 (Also in english).