PVR to raise Rs 350 crore from PE firm Multiples, dilute 10.7% stake

MUMBAI: PVR Ltd, which recently acquired DT Cinemas for Rs 500 crore, is looking at raising Rs 350 crore from Indian private equity firm Multiples Alternate Asset Management Private Limited (Multiples), which will pick up 10.7 per cent stake in the company.

Under the terms of the agreement, Multiples through its various funds shall, subject to receipt of necessary statutory approvals, subscribe to 50,00,000 equity shares in PVR Limited for a 10.7 per cent fully diluted stake, at a price of Rs 700 per equity share.

PVR chairman and managing director Ajay Bijli said, ?We are delighted to deepen our partnership with Multiples. This investment bears testimony to the immense faith that Renuka Ramnath and entire Multiples Private Equity team have reposed in the business model, promoters and the management team of PVR.?

Multiples managing director and CEO Renuka Ramnath added, ?PVR is a unique success story built on the back of strong financial support and endorsement from the same investor. We are proud to have been part of PVR?s history from less than 29 screens towards building 1000 screens. The credit for this outstanding journey is to Ajay, Sanjeev and the excellent management team that works with them.?

Latest Reads
Ajay Gahlaut resigns from Ogilvy India

Ajay Gahlaut, the deputy CCO of Ogilvy India and CCO of Ogilvy North has resigned from the company. 

MAM Media and Advertising People
Concept BIU Acquires the Business of Bluebytes

Concept Business Intelligence Unit (Concept BIU), one of India’s leading media monitoring agencies, has acquired the business of Comniscient Group’s Bluebytes News.

MAM Media and Advertising AD Agencies
Pump it up this holiday season with Athleisure Lifestyle

Family bonding is a complex equation given how different people belonging to the same family can turn out to be- their preferences, their tastes and their opinions.

MAM Marketing MAM
Quess Corp launches its first outdoor campaign, ‘’I AM QUESS’’ to expand brand awareness

Quess Corp, India’s leading business services provider, has launched its first outdoor campaign, ‘’I AM QUESS’’ to expand awareness and communicate with its customers directly.

MAM Media and Advertising Ad Campaigns
Brands, agencies to rewire approaches using data: CVL Srinivas, WPP

Data. A four letter word that has even the senior most executives sweating and scratching their heads. While it is a small little word, understanding how to use it, is actually very complicated. That’s why  all we’ve been hearing about in the last year is how can brands and agencies leverage the...

MAM Media and Advertising People
Hershey Kisses will now be Made in India

We’ve all been there where we ask our relatives and friends to bring us imported chocolates and candies from their trip abroad. Hershey’s Kisses have always been one such popular chocolate. The chocolates are distinct because of their unique shape and each one is delicately wrapped to make them...

MAM Marketing Brands
Social Kinnect awarded digital mandate of entire Indiabulls Group

Social Kinnect, an Indian independent digital marketing agency, has been awarded the social media mandate of Indiabulls Group. The agency will be responsible for managing the social media platforms of the entire Indiabulls Group umbrella namely - Indiabulls Housing Finance Limited (IBHFL),...

MAM Media and Advertising Account
Grapes Digital to handle digital mandate for Realme smartphones

Realme, an emerging smartphone brand that specialises in providing high quality smartphones has extended its association with Grapes Digital. In addition to the strategic communications mandate, it has also handed over the digital media mandate to the agency. Grapes will now be responsible for...

MAM Media and Advertising Account
Dentsu Aegis Network removes Kartik Iyer & 3 seniors following sexual harassment allegations

Amidst the ongoing #MeToo movement, where several allegations regarding sexual harassment and sexual assault have come to light, the media and entertainment industry isn’t left behind.

MAM Media and Advertising People

Latest News

Load More

Sign up for our Newsletter

subscribe for latest stories