the Investment Criteria
The investment process is structured to provide a fast response
to investment opportunities.
With a highly skilled group of investment professionals with
diverse complementary backgrounds and a wealth of experience
across a broad range of sectors. From this resource we
build a team specific to the unique requirements of each
Our Investors give a fast initial response to opportunities and
will meet quickly with management teams and advisers. Decision
makers are fully involved at all stages in the transaction, from
the initial meeting until completion. This means our Lenders'
commitment can be made at an early stage which increases the
certainty of the transaction going ahead.
Once our Investors have invested in a company, they continue to
support it actively by taking a non-executive position on the
board. In this key role they will work closely with that board
to add value to the business and help maximise its potential.
Our Investors know how important a supportive investor is, in what
can be a highly complex, time-consuming negotiation process.
They believe that an MBO is a partnership between management and
their investors and this is fundamental to the way that they
operate before, during and after they invest in a company.
You would expect a private equity house to be professional,
experienced and commercially astute. But how many count honesty,
openness, approachability and pragmatism amongst their key brand
values? These values determine who our Investors are and we
believe that these strengths set our Investors apart from the