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Searchlight set to take control of Flowbird

Private investment group seeks to acquire parking tech firm

Mark Moran
17 September 2021
Bertrand Barthelemy, chief executive of Flowbird
Bertrand Barthelemy, chief executive of Flowbird


Flowbird, a provider of hardware, software and payment systems for the parking and transport sectors, looks set to have new owners. Funds advised by Searchlight Capital Partners LP, a global private investment firm, have entered into exclusive negotiations with Astorg and Mellby Gård for the acquisition of Flowbird. Terms of the negotiations have not been disclosed.

Flowbird is the latest incarnation of a parking payment systems provider that has operated under brand names such as...

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