Johannes Huth, Member and Head of KKR EMEA, and Stanislas de Joussineau, Director at KKR, said: “Our successful collaboration with Olivier and Frederic has turned Webhelp into a true European champion. The support we have provided to Webhelp builds on our track record in helping founder-led businesses realise their growth ambitions, and helping French companies expand internationally. We believe the company is strongly positioned for future growth and we wish Webhelp and GBL every continued success."
“Building lasting and trusted relationships with companies worldwide is the core of what we do at KKR,” said Johannes Huth, member and head of KKR EMEA. “We have a long track record of collaborating with entrepreneurs, families, leaders, and founders who are looking both for capital and a strategic partner who supports their vision,” Huth said. “We are pleased to join Axel Springer on its journey ahead.”