News : Call Centre Group Webhelp Sold to KKR and Company Directors
Paris, France, Nov 27, 2015 -- U.S. buyout fund KKR and the directors of French call centre operator Webhelp have agreed to buy the company from its owner Charterhouse, Webhelp's directors said.
The parties involved did not disclose a value for the deal.
The sale comes amid a series of portfolio divestments by Charterhouse, which initially secured a majority stake in Webhelp in 2011 and has since worked to expand its global reach.
Posted by Veronica Silva Cusi, news correspondent
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Webhelp is a Paris-based international customer relationship management group.
KKR & Co. L.P. is an American multinational private equity firm, specializing in leveraged buyouts, headquartered in New York. The firm sponsors and manages private equity investment funds.
Published: Tuesday, December 1, 2015