TreI is a leading Italian manufacturer of animal health and nutritional products for livestock. Either directly or through pharmacies and distributors, it caters to medicated and nutritional feed producers, large breeding groups and small farms. TreI was owned by one of the most important Italian mid-market private equity firm, Synergo S.G.R., who manages more than €1 billion through three funds.
Animedica is a German group specialized in the veterinary sector. It has subsidiaries in Spain, Switzerland, Poland and South America. Animedica is part of the most prominent agricultural cooperative in Germany, Agravis Raiffeisen.
Cross Border was chosen as exclusive advisor by the owners of TreI because of its track record and know-how of the Healthcare market. It assisted Synergo in the development of market strategy, information package and transaction structure, managing the selection process for the best trade buyer for TreI.
The transaction also included the bank exposure restructuring.