Baugur Group Overview

  • Investor Type
  • PE/​Buyout

  • Status
  • Inactive

  • Investments
  • 35

  • Exits
  • 26


Baugur Group General Information

Company Description

Baugur Group was a private equity firm based in based in Reykjavik, Iceland. On March 13, 2009 the firm filed for bankruptcy. It was founded in 1998.

Business Details

Year Founded
Investor Status
Out of Business
Primary Investor Type
Corporate Office
  • Tungotu 6
  • Reykjavik, 101
  • Iceland

Baugur Group Investments (35)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
House of Fraser 15-May-2012 0000000000 Department Stores Profitable
Metropol 14-Apr-2008 0000000000 Accessories Generating Revenue
LS Retail 25-Oct-2007 0000000000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 000000 0000000000
Sanders GardenWorld 03-Sep-2007 0000000000 000.00 Recreational Goods Profitable
Mosaic Fashions 10-Aug-2007 PIPE Accessories Generating Revenue
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Baugur Group Exits (26)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
LS Retail 16-Feb-2021 0000000000
Goldsmiths 01-Feb-2021 000000000 00000000
Oasis Stores 15-Apr-2020 0000000000: 000000
Karen Millen 06-Aug-2019 000000000000000000 000.00
Iceland Foods 03-Oct-2015 Buyout/LBO 00000
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Baugur Group FAQs

  • What is Baugur Group?

    Baugur Group was a private equity firm based in based in Reykjavik, Iceland.

  • When was Baugur Group founded?

    Baugur Group was founded in 1998.

  • Who is the founder of Baugur Group?

    Jón Jóhannesson and Jóhannes Jónsson are the founders of Baugur Group.

  • Where is Baugur Group headquartered?

    Baugur Group is headquartered in Reykjavik, Iceland.

  • How many investments has Baugur Group made?

    Baugur Group has made 35 investments.

  • What has Baugur Group invested in?

    Baugur Group has made numerous investments in companies like House of Fraser, Metropol, and LS Retail within the Department Stores, Accessories, and Business/Productivity Software industries.

  • What has Baugur Group invested in recently?

    Baugur Group's latest investment was on 15-May-2012 in House of Fraser, a company within the Department Stores industry.

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