Souter Investments
is one of the UK’s leading family investment offices specialising in private equity



Vintage: July 2022

Sector: Industrials

Location: Plovdiv, Bulgaria

Type: MBO

Souter Role: Co-investor

Souter Director: No

Status: Current

Leader is a leading producer of high-quality e-bikes and supplies touring, trekking, mountain, folding and gravel e-bikes. The company is based in Bulgaria with sales across Europe.

Souter has backed The Rohatyn Group (“TRG”), the global asset management firm and regional specialists, who led the Leader acquisition and will partner with Dimitar Zlatanov, Leader’s CEO, and a member of the Company’s founding family. The business was acquired from KJK Capital, a Nordic based private equity investor.