This large sector covers the production and sale of consumer goods, as well as various consumer services including electronic commerce and health care. Since 1996, Baring Vostok funds have invested over $400 million in 13 companies from this sector.
Borjomi

Borjomi

Georgia’s largest mineral water producer, and one of the region’s brands. Exited in 2002
Location:
Tbilisi, Borjomi, Georgia
Years:
1996-2002
Shareholding:
Large minority stake
Exit:
Sale to a strategic investor

In October 2002, the fund sold its share of the company to IDS Group.

Commercial production of Borjomi mineral water started in 1981. Baring Vostok’s Fund was one of the first investors after the creation of GG&MW.

Other projects

News

19 November 2019

TJX acquires 25% of Familia.

A Baring Vostok portfolio company Familia – Russia’s leading off-price apparel and home fashions retailer – announced that the TJX Companies has acquired a 25% ownership stake in the Company from existing shareholders for USD 225 million.
11 November 2019

Media Statement.

Baring Vostok statement regarding the decision of the Moscow City Court to refuse changes to Ivan Zyuzin's and Vagan Abgaryan's pre-trial detention measures.
06 November 2019

Media Statement.

Baring Vostok statement regarding the decision of the Moscow City Court (Mosgorsud) to prolong the pre-trial detention of Maxim Vladimirov.
29 October 2019

Media Statement.

Baring Vostok statement on the court decision to extend the house arrests of Michael Calvey and Philippe Delpal.
09 October 2019

Media Statement.

Baring Vostok statement on the court decision to extend the pre-trial detention of Maxim Vladimirov.
09 October 2019

Media Statement.

Baring Vostok statement on the court decision to extend the house arrests of Michael Calvey and Philippe Delpal.
02 September 2019

Media Statement.

Baring Vostok statement on the court decision to arrest Evison’s remaining shares of Vostochny Bank.