Alpha and AlpInvest own the Hans Anders Group as from 2011. The Hans Anders Group operates an optician and audiologist chain in the Netherlands, Belgium, France and Sweden. After a successful transformation over the past few years, the chain is prepared for a new stage of development.
The acquisition of Eyes MidCo B.V. fits in 3i's strategy. 3i has invested in several retailers in Northern Europe and North America and has a positive track record in supporting companies to grow internationally in a profitable way.