BVI Acquires Ophthalmic Company PhysIOL from TA Associates
London – Paul Hastings LLP, a leading global law firm, has advised Barings Global Advisers Limited, a leading global investment management firm, in respect of the second lien financing supporting the acquisition of PhysIOL Group SA by BVI (Beaver-Visitec International). BVI is an existing portfolio company of TPG Capital. PhysIOL was sold to BVI by European private equity sponsor, TA Associates.
BVI is a leading developer, manufacturer, and marketer of specialised surgical devices and custom procedure packs for the ophthalmic marketplace. PhysIOL is a Belgium-based ophthalmic company specialising in the research, development, and manufacture of intraocular lenses (IOLs).
A cross-border Paul Hastings team was led by London finance partner Richard Kitchen, with finance partners
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