Van Lanschot Participaties has taken a minority stake in Trophy Assets Holding. The move has enabled Trophy Assets Holding to broaden its shareholder base with a strong financial player that can support its growth aspirations and help facilitate further acquisitions.
Trophy Assets Holding was advised by Capital Link Corporate Finance, Quorum Advocaten and Pereira Tax Consultants. Advisers to Van Lanschot Participaties were De Breij Evers Boon, Accuracy and JSA Tax Consultancy.
Trophy Assets Holding leads the European market for design, manufacture and assembly of sports prizes and related products, and owns a range of production plants and warehouses in Asia and Europe. Its turnover and profits have risen significantly since 2010, supported by active acquisition policies among other factors.
Van Lanschot Participaties, a 100% subsidiary of F. van Lanschot Bankiers NV, invests in well-managed Dutch companies with strong market positions and convincing growth strategies. Van Lanschot Participaties prefers to take minority shareholdings and pursues a long-term investment horizon, allowing its portfolio companies to achieve their (growth) strategies.