BC Partners

BC Partners is an international private equity group that has been operating primarily in Europe since 1986, and expanded into North America in 2008. It manages $16 billion of equity capital. It invests in control buyout transaction. Its portfolio companies include PetSmart, a pet supplies retailer, Intelsat, a satellite operator, Suddenlink, a cable operator in the US, Accudyne, a manufacturer of engineered pumps and compressors, Springer, a publisher of academic and professional books and journals, and Migros, a food retailer in Turkey.