NEW YORK, OCT. 21, 2019 – Olympia Capital Partners acted as the financial advisor to Win Systems, a Maltabased, leading technology supplier for the lottery and entertainment industry, on a $125 million capital raise with Fortress Credit Corp. (Fortress) and Goldman Sachs Specialty Lending Group, LP (Goldman Sachs). The transaction closed on Oct. 10, 2019.
“It has been a pleasure working with the Win Systems team and helping them raise capital from some of the world’s largest and most sophisticated investors. This transaction reflects another example of our ongoing commitment to work with fast growing technology companies operating on a global scale,” said Nedim Music, Managing Partner of Olympia Capital Partners.
Win Systems has an extensive track-record of offering the best in class information management systems, recognized throughout the world for providing superior real-time control, stability and reliability for land-based casinos, lotteries, and route operations. The main offices of Win Systems are in Barcelona, Mexico City, Sezana, Miami and Valletta.
Dario Zutel, Executive Chairman of Win Systems, commented: “I am incredibly proud to be partnering with Goldman Sachs and Fortress for the next phase of our growth. We are aggressively looking to expand our global footprint organically and through M&A, and our new partnership with Goldman Sachs and Fortress will allow us to significantly accelerate our growth strategy.”
”Almir Jazvin, Managing Partner of Olympia Capital Partners, commented: “This transaction further demonstrates that our firm has the best in class execution capabilities for complex cross border transactions. We are very proud to have worked together with Win Systems, Fortress and Goldman Sachs on this landmark transaction.”
Olympia Capital was the lead financial advisor to the Company, in conjunction with the international law firms Greenberg Traurig, Kirkland & Ellis, Jones Day, Hogan Lovells and several other law firms.