Perwyn invests in Isla Délice, French market leader in halal meat products

Perwyn private equity funds are acquiring Isla Délice from its two founders and its financial investor, French private equity firm IDI, with the ambition to support the company in its growth strategy through strategic and financial input. Isla Délice has successfully established itself as the market leading brand in an attractive growth segment benefiting from strong underlying trends.

Jean-Daniel and Frederique Hertzog, founders of Isla Delice commented: “We are convinced that Perwyn is the ideal partner to support the development of Isla Délice and maintain the leadership of the brand in France and Europe”

Andrew Wynn and Heinz Holsten, Partners at Perwyn, noted: “We are delighted to have the opportunity to partner with Jean-Daniel and Frederique in a company as dynamic as Isla Délice to invest in the business through its next chapter of growth and continued product leadership. Through our investments to date and our partnership with Chris De Wolf, the Perwyn team benefits from extensive relevant experience in the food sector and sees Isla Delice as a jewel with fantastic future potential.”

The company is headquartered in France and employs around two hundred people across two facilities.

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July 2019