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Investments

8

Portfolio Exits

9

Funds

7

About MBK Partners

MBK Partners is an independent private equity firm in the Asia-Pacific region. MBK Partners has a dedicated geographic focus on North Asia - Korea, Japan, and Greater China (China, Taiwan, and Hong Kong). The firm focuses on investment activities in these markets on the basis of their competitive advantage in these geographies.

MBK Partners Headquarter Location

22nd Fl., D Tower D1 17, Jong-ro 3-gil, Jongno-gu

Seoul, 03155,

South Korea

+82-2-3706-8600

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Carlyle, KKR Among Firms Considering Bid for Hong Kong’s Tricor

Oct 21, 2021

4:03 PM IST, 21 Oct 2021 1:36 PM IST, 21 Oct 2021 4:03 PM IST, 21 Oct 2021 Save (Bloomberg) -- Carlyle Group Inc., Baring Private Equity Asia and Affinity Equity Partners are among the buyout firms considering bids for Hong Kong-based business and investor services provider Tricor Group, according to people familiar with the matter. (Bloomberg) -- Carlyle Group Inc., Baring Private Equity Asia and Affinity Equity Partners are among the buyout firms considering bids for Hong Kong-based business and investor services provider Tricor Group, according to people familiar with the matter. KKR & Co. and CVC Capital Partners are separately weighing non-binding offers for the closely-held company ahead of this week’s deadline, the people said, asking not to be identified because the information is private. The sale has also attracted initial interest from MBK Partners and a consortium backed by Primavera Capital and Warburg Pincus, according to the people. Tricor’s private equity owner Permira has been considering a sale of the business in a deal that could value the firm at about $2 billion, Bloomberg News reported in May. Permira bought Tricor in 2017 from Bank of East Asia Ltd. and NWS Holdings Ltd. for about HK$6.5 billion ($836 million). Founded in 2000, Tricor provides business operations and corporate governance support including accounting, payroll and secretarial services for publicly-traded and closely-held companies, according to its website . It says about 40% of its 50,000 global clients are in mainland China. Considerations are preliminary, no final decision has been made and the potential bidders could still decide against pursuing a transaction, the people said. Representatives for Baring, Carlyle, CVC, KKR, MBK Partners, Permira, Primavera and Warburg Pincus declined to comment. Affinity didn’t respond to requests for comment. ©2021 Bloomberg L.P.

MBK Partners Investments

8 Investments

MBK Partners has made 8 investments. Their latest investment was in China Auto Rental as part of their PIPE - III on November 11, 2020.

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MBK Partners Investments Activity

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Date

Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

11/11/2020

PIPE - III

China Auto Rental

$228.46M

Yes

2

11/18/2019

Private Equity

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$99M

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10

1/9/2019

Private Equity

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$99M

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10

5/11/2015

Private Equity

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$99M

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10

12/31/2008

Growth Equity

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$99M

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Date

11/11/2020

11/18/2019

1/9/2019

5/11/2015

12/31/2008

Round

PIPE - III

Private Equity

Private Equity

Private Equity

Growth Equity

Company

China Auto Rental

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Amount

$228.46M

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

New?

Yes

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Co-Investors

Sources

2

10

10

10

10

MBK Partners Portfolio Exits

9 Portfolio Exits

MBK Partners has 9 portfolio exits. Their latest portfolio exit was Apex International Corporation on February 22, 2021.

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Exit

Companies

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Acquirer

Sources

2/22/2021

Corporate Majority

$991

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Exit

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Valuation

$991

$991

$991

Acquirer

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Sources

5

10

10

10

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MBK Partners Acquisitions

17 Acquisitions

MBK Partners acquired 17 companies. Their latest acquisition was LOTTE Card on May 28, 2019.

Date

Investment Stage

Companies

Valuation
Valuations are submitted by companies, mined from state filings or news, provided by VentureSource, or based on a comparables valuation model.

Total Funding

Note

Sources

5/28/2019

$991

Acquired Unit - Fin

4

4/8/2019

PIPE - II

$356M

Acquired

8

2/21/2019

$991

Acquired Unit - Fin

3

11/8/2018

Debt

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$991

$99M

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10

9/4/2018

Shareholder Liquidity

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$99M

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Date

5/28/2019

4/8/2019

2/21/2019

11/8/2018

9/4/2018

Investment Stage

PIPE - II

Debt

Shareholder Liquidity

Companies

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Valuation

$991

$991

$991

Total Funding

$356M

$99M

$99M

Note

Acquired Unit - Fin

Acquired

Acquired Unit - Fin

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Sources

4

8

3

10

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MBK Partners Fund History

7 Fund Histories

MBK Partners has 7 funds, including MBK Capital- Series BT.

Closing Date

Fund

Fund Type

Status

Amount

Sources

7/7/2020

MBK Capital- Series BT

$0.35M

1

5/19/2020

MBK Partners Buyout Fund V

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$99M

10

12/8/2016

MBK Partners Fund

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$99M

10

11/1/2013

MBK Partners Fund III LP

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$99M

10

7/16/2009

MBK Partners Fund II LP

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$99M

10

Closing Date

7/7/2020

5/19/2020

12/8/2016

11/1/2013

7/16/2009

Fund

MBK Capital- Series BT

MBK Partners Buyout Fund V

MBK Partners Fund

MBK Partners Fund III LP

MBK Partners Fund II LP

Fund Type

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Status

Amount

$0.35M

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

Sources

1

10

10

10

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MBK Partners Team

3 Team Members

MBK Partners has 3 team members, including current Managing Director, Kenichiro Kagasa.

Name

Work History

Title

Status

Kenichiro Kagasa

Managing Director

Current

InKyung Lee

Managing Director

Current

Tae Hyun Park

Managing Director

Current

Name

Kenichiro Kagasa

InKyung Lee

Tae Hyun Park

Work History

Title

Managing Director

Managing Director

Managing Director

Status

Current

Current

Current

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