Secondary Investments

We use our many years of experience to structure complex secondary transactions. Whether GP- or LP- led, we enable fast investments and short repayment periods.

Secondary Investments
At a glance

A Leader in Complex Secondary SME Transactions in Europe

We have been active in the European secondary market for over a decade. We have supported the development of portfolio companies through GP-led secondary transactions and enabled investors to realize early realizations by taking over their target fund investments.

Assets under management (Billion €)

4.0

Investment per Transaction (Million €)

5-50

Regional Focus: Europe

100%
Investment criteria Secondary Investments

Our Focus

Europe

Our European team based in Berlin is focused on complex transactions in Europe.

Value Investments

We invest in companies run by operationally oriented fund managers with a focus on buyout, buy-and-build and turnaround.

GP transactions

Through continuation vehicles, we invest capital in selected portfolio companies to enable further growth.

LP transactions

We acquire shares in high-quality Private Equity funds from institutional investors.

Europe

Our European team based in Berlin is focused on complex transactions in Europe.

Value Investments

We invest in companies run by operationally oriented fund managers with a focus on buyout, buy-and-build and turnaround.

GP transactions

Through continuation vehicles, we invest capital in selected portfolio companies to enable further growth.

LP transactions

We acquire shares in high-quality Private Equity funds from institutional investors.

investment approach

Foundation of Our Success

We identify business models that benefit from ongoing trends. Transformation potential is realized through dedicated value-added measures.

Institutional

Platform with established best practice, complementary network and profound expertise in the focus sectors.

Experienced

Decades of investment experience in SMEs and a successful track record with over 200 investments.

Transformative

Decisive increase in value for replicable sales and profit growth in the investment period.

Individual

High flexibility - focusing on company succession, growth financing and complex carve-outs.

Focus sectors

Industry Know-How

Focus on sectors and niches that benefit from sustainable megatrends, creates long-term value and promotes innovative growth.

Healthcare

Software/IT

Smart Industries

Business Services

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Our Portfolio Companies

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Kyron Schimmel
Investment
ESG
Direct Co
Primary
Secondary
Kyron Schimmel
Manager
Thibault Guillaume
Investment
ESG
Direct Co
Primary
Secondary
Thibault Guillaume
Analyst
Kim Schneider
Investment
ESG
Direct Co
Primary
Secondary
Kim Schneider
Partner
Aimery de Kerdrel
Investment
ESG
Direct Co
Primary
Secondary
Aimery de Kerdrel
Analyst
Francisco Rosique Sanz
Investment
ESG
Direct Co
Primary
Secondary
Francisco Rosique Sanz
Manager
Alberto Guerrini
Investment
ESG
Direct Co
Primary
Secondary
Alberto Guerrini
Associate
Álvaro Soufi Oliveros
Investment
ESG
Direct Co
Primary
Secondary
Álvaro Soufi Oliveros
Associate
Vincent de Lard
Investment
ESG
Direct Co
Primary
Secondary
Vincent de Lard
Manager
Dorian Gensel
Investment
ESG
Direct Co
Primary
Secondary
Dorian Gensel
Partner
Rainer Effinger
Investment
ESG
Direct Co
Primary
Secondary
Rainer Effinger
Managing Partner
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Investor Relations

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Secondary Investments

Your Contact Person

Kyron Schimmel

Manager

Kyron Schimmel