We support management teams’ external growth (build-up) and organic growth projects (roll-out, brand stretching, diversification and internationalization).
We support the following ownership transitions:
with the management team in place (MBO)
with a new management team (MBI)
acquisition of subsidiaries, brands (spin-off, asset deal) or activities (carve-out) disposed by a group
These companies, whose enterprise value is comprised between €20m and €120m, must be head-quartered in either Switzerland, France, Belgium or Luxembourg, with a minimum EBITDA of €5m, in order to sustain their ambitious growth projects.
We invest on average between €15m and €50m per project with an investment period historically longer than traditional funds (5 to 7 years):
in all sectors of activity
with a strong expertise and interest in the following sectors: healthcare (services provider and manufacturer), business services, consumer goods (notably brands), as well as specialized distribution, energy/environment, IT and niche or breakthrough industries