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Abegg & Co AG
Abegg & Co AG is the family office of the Bodmer family in Zurich and is managed by family members. The family’s fortune originated from manufacturing and trade since the 18th century. The family is mainly invested in Publicly traded Swiss companies with a buy and hold strategy. In 2012, the family decided to diversify its public holdings and actively started investing into private equity. Abegg & Co is focusing on growth, buyout and special situation fund.
Ateria Ventures is part of newly established family office of a Greek high net worth individual, whose core family interests are shipping and tourism. Ateria was recently created as a vehicle for the non core private investments and started to build a portfolio in private equity, with a selective, opportunistic, ad hoc approach, mainly through funds.
Bridges Fund Management Ltd.
Bridges Fund Management is a specialist fund manager focused exclusively on sustainable and impact investment, with offices in London, New York and San Francisco. It invests in high-impact SMEs, properties and social sector organisations that can generate superior returns for investors and positive impact for society. Founded in 2002, it has since raised over £800 million across its platform of funds.
CORE specializes in the active operational restructuring of companies in special situations. With our customised program, CORE.N for successful succession solutions, CORE also invests in profitable family businesses. Depending on the need for capital, CORE invests together with one or more investors. Our independence from the influence of the financial market guarantees complete focus on attaining a sustainable increase in productivity in our invested companies and makes CORE a reliable partner. Well-considered and operationally sustainable actions in economic situations form part of our achievements and specific strengths. We always take a very entrepreneurial approach: It is a matter of course for us to take responsibility for a company's development in the work place.
ENERN Investments, investicní fond s promenným základním kapitálem
ENERN is a multi-stage venture capital firm focused on building internet companies and backing great entrepreneurs in CEE region, predominantly in Berlin, Prague and Warsaw.
Experior Sp. z o.o.
Experior Venture Fund (EVF) is the leading Polish VC investment fund, which invests between EUR500k and EUR 3m into fast growing, scalable early stage companies with high potential. EVF's focus is on Poland. In 2016, EVF was one of the most active funds in CEE, having made 16 investments in total. The capital commited to EVF comes from 30 LPs who are enterpreneurs and business professionals as well as from Polish National Capital Fund.
Goodwin Procter (UK) LLP
Goodwin is a leading Global 50 law firm, with 1,000 lawyers in offices across the United States and in Europe and Asia. Excelling at complex transactional work and high-stakes litigation, the firm combines in-depth legal knowledge with practical business experience to help clients maximize opportunities and manage risk. The firm focuses on matters involving financial institutions, intellectual property, private equity, real estate capital markets, securities litigation.
KfW as one of the leading promotional banks in the world is improving financing for technology start-ups and young, innovative companies with its promotional instrument "ERP Venture Capital Funds Investments". KfW is participating in selected venture capital funds in Germany and Europe. With its promotional instrument, KfW aims to help close the gap in the supply of follow-up financing for young technology companies during the start-up and growth phase.
MV Holding was founded in 1993 by Murat Vargi, a prominent Turkish entrepreneur. MV Holding is a co-founder of Turkcell, the leading GSM operator, founder and major shareholder of KVK, the leading mobile device distributor in Turkey. The Group continues to create value in technology, hospitality and renewable energy sectors.MV Holding is LP investor in a number of VC and PE funds in Turkey and the US.
Pathena is a specialised investment firm focused on boosting the success of Information Technologiy companies. Pathena partners have strong backgrounds and expertise both as entrepreneurs and as investors in the IT field, with a proven track record.We provide active support to our portfolio companies helping their development and international growth.In May 2013, Pathena launched a €50M late early stage / grow fund.
Qualitas Equity Partners SA SGEIC
Qualitas Equity Partners is a private equity Management Company founded to create returns for investors by investing in majority and minority stakes in unlisted Lower Mid- Market companies. In October 2015, QEP launched its first PE fund of funds with a final close in October of 2016 at over €51 million to invest in 6 different geographical regions in Europe.
Sofina Private Equity S.C.A., SICAR
Sofina Private Equity S.C.A., SICAR manages a pool of 2B€ of capital invested in Venture Capital, Growth Equity and LBO funds as well as late stage venture companies globally. It is part of Sofina S.A., a listed, family controlled investment firm managing a 5.5B€ permanent pool of capital.
Softbank is a global technology leader with a portfolio of strategic transformative technologies. We aim to build and grow businesses that are forming the foundational platforms of the information revolution by turbo-charging great operating companies and supporting disruptive entrepreneurs.
Spintop Ventures invests in early stage Nordic technology companies with scalable business models and a category leadership potential. The firm is run by a senior partner team and supported by a unique network of successful technology entrepreneurs actively providing deal flow, expertise and contacts. All members of the network have also invested in the Spintop funds. Spintop III has cornerstone support by EIF and a number of European Family Offices.
Spring Associates Ltd
Spring Associates is a boutique strategy firm, with strong expertise in energy and sustainability strategy. Spring offers Strategy, Innovation and Investor support to top-tier corporate clients. Examples of Investor support include:- Market assessments to identify sustainable growth opportunities for our clients- Buy and sell side transaction support- ESG scans & due diligenc that help investors identify risks and opportunities