November 3, 2021

Milbank Advises on Financing for Acquisition of Pet City by BC Partners


Milbank LLP has advised BC Partners on the financing in connection with the acquisition of Pet City Group S.A. (“Pet City”). The financing includes committed facilities.

Pet City, a Greek pet retail company, was founded in 1988 and has grown as a family-owned business to be a market leader in Greece serving around 3,000,000 customers annually. The founding family will retain a minority share in the company. This acquisition takes place in a sector in which BC Partners has strong expertise and know-how, having made successful investments in the UK and US pet markets.

The Milbank team included London Leveraged Finance and Capital Markets partner Apostolos Gkoutzinis and associate Lefteris Dafermos.