Posts Tagged ‘Providence Equity Partners’

Published 10th Jan 2019, 18:53

Chime sheds highly profitable healthcare business

Chime Group Holdings, the former public company acquired for £370 million by private equity investor Providence Equity Partners in September 2015, has sold its Open Health Communications business to... Read more
Published 20th Sep 2018, 15:38

Chime in £122m loss: £93m slashed off past acquisition costs

Chime Group Holdings, the former public company acquired for £370 million by private equity investor Providence Equity Partners in September 2015, has taken an axe to its balance sheet and written... Read more
Published 18th Mar 2018, 00:43

Chime’s finance chiefs step down

Chime Group Holdings has parted company with Eric Hageman, the Dutch business graduate who was appointed chief financial officer of the group’s new holding company in September 2016 after it was... Read more
Published 15th Jul 2017, 10:52

Revenue up, profit down after private equity bought Chime

The results of the first full year’s trading at Chime Group Holdings, the global sports marketing group reincarnated with private equity backing from Providence Equity Partners, show how hard it... Read more
Published 25th Jan 2017, 16:56

Mark Smith takes top job at Bell Pottinger

Mark Smith, currently chief operating officer at Chime Group Holdings, is moving to public relations consultancy Bell Pottinger Private to take on the executive role of chairman and managing... Read more
Published 15th Oct 2016, 13:54

Buyout costs dent Chime’s 2015 results

The transformation of the Chime public relations group from a publicly listed company to a private equity funded unlisted sport, entertainment and communications company called Chime Group Holdings... Read more
Published 20th Sep 2016, 11:48

WPP rings changes in Chime board representation

WPP’s deputy finance director Chris Sweetland has handed over his seat on the board of Chime Group Holdings to WPP group chief accountant Steve Winters. WPP owns 20% of Chime following the... Read more
Published 30th May 2016, 18:38

Chime group raises £28.5m for VCCP’s US acquisition

Chime Group Holdings, parent of the former publicly listed Chime Communications, has raised £28.5 million in additional share capital to fund the acquisition of the San Francisco agency... Read more
Published 7th Oct 2015, 10:01

Private equity backed bid for Chime approved by High Court

The High Court has approved the scheme of arrangement whereby Bell Bidder will acquire the sports marketing and public relations group Chime Communications. It is expected that the scheme will... Read more
Published 14th Sep 2015, 21:51

Chime shareholders approve £370m private equity bid

Shareholders in Chime Communications today approved overwhelmingly the proposed scheme of arrangement whereby the group will be sold to a newly created company called Bell Bidder and financed by the... Read more