Astor Participaties acquired Schoevers Groep
Astor Participaties acquired Schoevers from Partners in Equity. Current management stays on. The acquirer supports the current growth strategy of the company.
Schoevers Groep, established in 1913, is the leading training college for management support related jobs in the Netherlands. More recently Schoevers started, besides traditional training programs (Schoevers Voltijd and Schoevers Academie) and in-company trainings (Schoevers Training & Advies), new management support related activities such as recruitment and staffing (Schoevers Professionals) and a publishing house (Expertise). The company has six main branches and four auxiliary branches and as a result has a large footprint in the Netherlands. Schoevers has 300 employees.
Astor Participaties is an independent private equity investment group and invests amounts in the range of EUR 1 million to EUR 7.5 million in mid sized companies with a committed management team and good growth opportunities.
PhiDelphi acted as in this transaction as adviser to the seller.