Why CVC Capital Partners for Private Equity? / Overview of CVC Capital Partners
CVC Capital Partners is a leading European private equity firm with €133B in AUM. CVC operates many funds by geography and strategy, such as private equity, secondaries, and credit.
The firm has consistently won various awards for its impact in the European private markets, having been named Large-Cap Firm of the Year in 2021.
Remember that in order to craft a great answer to the common question "Why this Firm?", it's your responsibility to read articles and speak with employees. If you are interviewing with CVC Capital Partners, you should make sure you know:
1 deal that the investment team you are recruiting with has done
1 person at the firm (ideally someone who would have influence over your recruiting process)
1 business model-specific detail to mention
We explain how to answer qualitative questions and research private equity firms in our Private Equity Course. We also teach how to build LBO models and prepare for case study interviews.
CVC acquired a majority stake in sports nutrition company The Quality Group.
Transaction Description: CVC Capital Partners VIII LP agreed to acquire an unknown majority stake in The Quality Group GmbH. CVC Fund VIII will invest alongside all previous owners of TQG, who will reinvest in the business as minority shareholders.
Transaction Date: Announced May 2022
Company Name: CVC Capital Partners
Firm Category: Private Equity / Upper Middle Market
Ticker: CVC Capital Partners is a private held company
Assets Under Management: €133B
Flagship Private Equity Fund Size: CVC Capital Partners Fund VIII (€21.3B raised in 2020)
Chief Executive Officer: Rob Lucas
Headquarters: Luxembourg, Luxembourg