Dutch buyout firm Rabo Participaties BV acquired a 40% stake in Dutch snacks producer V&S Food Specialist for an undisclosed amount.
V&S, which produces handmade satay, ethnic and vegetarian products for various European markets, aims to use the investment for product development, to expand its capacity and for acquisitions.
Rabo Participaties is a unit of Rabo Pvt. Equity, the investment arm of Rabobank.
Squarefield provided M&A advice to V&S, while Van Doorne served as its legal adviser. DLA Piper was legal counsel to Rabo Participaties, while KPMG was its financial adviser and JSA Tax Consultancy was its fiscal adviser.