Our Business

Investment Criteria

We are a flexible source of capital, providing:

  • Unitranche Debt
  • Subordinated Debt (Mezzanine, Second Lien, and PIK)
  • Senior Debt
  • Equity Co-Investment

Our capital is invested for a range of purposes, including:

  • Buyouts
  • Growth
  • Acquisitions
  • Recapitalizations

Value Added

We are familiar with the many complex issues that arise in due diligence, and in negotiations with sellers, lenders, and senior managers.

We can respond quickly to potential investments and contribute to solving problems that arise in transactions.

Investment Criteria

European Capital Fund Management Limited has the following general parameters for new investments:

Investment size We will hold up to €150 million per transaction
Company EBITDA Target new investments with at least €5 million in EBITDA
Company enterprise value Enterprise values of typical transaction from €50 to €500 million
We consider smaller investments as add-on acquisitions for existing portfolio companies
We fund the mezzanine piece or unitranche debt on larger transactions
Industry focus Industry generalists
Focused on consumer, technology, manufacturing, services and distribution companies
No start-ups