Permira is a global investment firm that finds and backs successful businesses with growth ambition. Founded in Europe in 1985, the firm has a global office footprint of 15 offices across Europe, the US and Asia, and advises buyout and growth funds with a total committed capital of approximately US$50 billion (€44 billion). The Permira funds make long-term control buyout investments and strategic minority investments in companies with the ambition of transforming their performance and driving sustainable growth. Over more than three decades, the Permira funds have made over 280 private equity investments in four key sectors: Technology, Consumer, Services and Healthcare.
Permira have been operating in Asia for more than a decade with offices in Tokyo, Hong Kong, Seoul, Shanghai and Singapore. During that period, over US$4 billion of capital has been deployed into major investments in the region including Arysta Life Science, EF Kids & Teens, Full Truck Alliance, I-MED Radiology, Grobest, Sushiro, Tricor, Topcast Aviation.