PEP Funds take control positions in a select group of Australian and New Zealand companies with enterprise values in the range A$200M-A$1B. Operating company management are provided with capital and resources as necessary to deliver full potential.
Established in 1998, the Pacific Equity Partners (PEP) has made 28 operating company investments and over 100 bolts-ons and joint venture acquisitions at the company level. PEP Funds have had ~A$8.4B of equity under management over time, and are currently investing PEP Fund V which is A$2.1B. Recent investments have spanned industrial, energy, food, consumer products, healthcare, entertainment/media, pharmaceuticals and the financial services industries, and employ over 50,000 people. The firm is currently raising the PEP Secure Assets Fund with a hard cap of A$1B. This fund targets assets with secure cashflows and operational improvement opportunities and will see the completion of its first deal in June 2018.
In terms of liquidity and returns, PEP has been fortunate over the last 20 years to be among the best performers in the industry worldwide and recognised with a number of awards, including Firm of the Year, Best LBO Deal of the Year and Australian Private Equity Firm of the Year and has been included in the list of Top 20 Consistent Performers Globally by preqin.
KPMG is one of the leading providers of Audit, Assurance & Risk Consulting; Deals, Tax & Legal; Management Consulting; and Innovation & Digital Solutions services. In addition, KPMG tailors its services to meet the unique needs of mid-sized, fast growing and family owned businesses.
Amid times of economic change, technology advancement and industry disruption, KPMG has the depth of expertise, global reach, clarity of insight and strength of purpose to work shoulder to shoulder with our clients – now and into the future.
With the deep expertise in KPMG’s dedicated Private Equity group we will work with you on all aspects – strategy, transactions, deal orientation, tax, investment lifecycles, post M&A performance, and enhancing value on exit.
Adamantem Capital is a specialist Australian private equity firm with a mandate to invest in companies valued between $100 million and $500 million. Adamantem will invest in both private and public companies in Australia and New Zealand and looks for opportunities to invest in partnership with management teams and other stakeholders. Adamantem’s investment professionals have considerable experience in private equity, public company directorships, operational management, corporate strategy, management consulting and corporate finance and have a long track record of successful partnerships with management teams.
Anacacia Capital is an award winning Australian private equity firm focused on smaller mid-market growth buyouts. The firm has won awards including the AVCAL Chairman’s Award. Anacacia’s funds are top quartile performers.
Anacacia manages >A$250m and invests into established small-medium enterprises that are managing ownership change and growth. The firm’s private equity funds make buyout and control investments into unlisted companies. The firm also manages the synergistic Wattle Fund that can follow up with minority investments into small listed companies. Anacacia provides strategic insight and capital to outstanding management teams to help these businesses to grow.
Anacacia is likely to be raising its third successor private equity fund in 2018. Anacacia typically focuses on companies with annual revenues of $20 to $250million and has formerly led investments in successful businesses including Appen, Big River, Home Appliances, Lomb Scientific and Rafferty’s Garden.
Bain & Company is the management consulting firm that the world's business leaders come to when they want results. Bain advises clients on strategy, operations, information technology, organization, private equity, digital transformation and strategy, and mergers and acquisition, developing practical insights that clients act on and transferring skills that make change stick. The firm aligns its incentives with clients by linking its fees to their results. Bain clients have outperformed the stock market 4 to 1. Founded in 1973, Bain has 55 offices in 36 countries, and its deep expertise and client roster cross every industry and economic sector. Follow us on Twitter @BainAlerts.
Bain Capital, LP is one of the world’s leading private multi‐asset alternative investment firms with over $95 billion of assets under management that creates lasting impact for our investors, teams, businesses, and the communities in which we live. Since our founding in 1984, we’ve applied our insight and experience to organically expand into several asset classes including private equity, credit, public equity and venture capital. With offices on four continents, our global team aligns our interests with those of our investors for lasting impact.
In Asia, the firm has invested $8 billion in 45 leading companies including Asia Pacific Medical Group, Camp Australia, Carver Korea, ChinaPnR, Daymon Worldwide, Domino's Pizza Japan, Emcure, Genpact, Gymboree China, Japan Wind Development, Jupiter Shop Channel, L&T Finance, Lionbridge, Macromill, MYOB, Only About Children, Ooedo Onsen, QuEST, Retail Zoo, Rise Education, Skylark and Yukiguni Maitake.
Coller Capital is one of the world's leading investors in private equity's secondary market. The firm acquires interests in private equity funds and portfolios of private companies from their original owners.
Founded in 1990, the firm is headquartered in London, and has offices in New York and Hong Kong. Coller’s multinational investment team – the world’s largest dedicated to secondaries – has a truly global reach.
In December 2015, the firm closed Coller International Partners VII, with capital commitments of $7.15 billion and backing from approximately 170 of the world’s leading institutional investors.
The European Investment Fund (EIF) is a leading provider of risk financing to SMEs across Europe. Part of the EIB group, its mission is to support the broader EU agenda while generating a return for its shareholders.
Over the last 20 years it has been a cornerstone investor in European private equity markets, and at the end of 2016, its private equity assets under management reached EUR12.1bn.
Thanks to its team of 75 dedicated investment professionals, the EIF has developed deep, long-standing relationships with more than 500 venture and growth capital fund managers across Europe. Its robust due diligence process is not only well-respected but has also delivered significant value creation for those backing European entrepreneurs.
In response to growing institutional demand, EIF is facilitating new opportunities that will provide a limited number of institutional investors with access to a diversified portfolio of top private equity, venture capital and life sciences funds across Europe. For further information please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
IFM Investors is one of the few truly aligned global fund managers in the world, with over US$81 billion in assets under management (as at 31 March 2018) across infrastructure, debt investments, listed equities and private equity.
Along with our owners – 27 pension funds – and other like-minded investors, we believe in the power of bold, long-term and sustainable investment commitments and strategies that aim to deliver results, which ultimately enhance people's retirement outcomes.
We invest on behalf of like-minded institutions globally, including superannuation and pension funds, sovereign wealth funds, insurers, endowments, foundations and universities.
With offices located in London, New York, Berlin, Hong Kong, Seoul, Tokyo, Sydney and the head-office in Melbourne, Australia, IFM Investors has one singular purpose – the prosperity of investors and their members.
IFM Investors is committed to the United Nations supported Principles for Responsible Investment and has been a signatory since 2008.
We are one of Australia’s leading venture capital firms, with over $320 million in funds under management. Our Investment Team has helped create 5 Nasdaq and 3 ASX listed companies, and realised returns to investors of over $1 billion.
But we do more than invest.
We work with companies with truly innovative products tackling multi-billion-dollar world problems from needle-free vaccinations to next-generation learning technologies to virtual communications, by actively shaping their future. Companies like those already in our portfolio.
Unison Capital, originally founded in 1998 by three founding members, operates mid-cap buyout funds in Japan and Korea. In Japan, Unison Capital is widely recognized as a pioneer in the industry and has the longest track record in its space. In 2014, Unison Capital expanded in Korea to apply its well-tested mid-cap strategy and harness its deep Japan network for value-add.
Since its inception, Unison has launched four Japan-focused funds and invested in 29 companies with 20 exits. Today, Unison manages JPY 70 billion (~$700 million) for Fund IV. In Korea, Unison Capital raised KRW 307 billion (~$280 million) for its debut fund and has four portfolio companies and one exit was completed in September 2017. To date, cumulative investment amounts are JPY 850 billion (~$8 billion) and KRW 320 billion (~$280 million) in enterprise value, respectively.
Unison’s Tokyo and Seoul office are comprised of 30 investment professionals, having diverse professional backgrounds in finance, strategy consulting and operations. Furthermore, Unison’s broader network extends to in-house management advisers, financial institutions, consulting firms, and other experts in two countries and beyond to drive the robust growth of our portfolio companies.
Donnelley Financial Solutions (NYSE: DFIN) provides software and services that enable clients to communicate with confidence in a complex regulatory environment. With 3,500 employees in 61 locations across 18 countries, we provide thousands of clients globally with innovative tools for content creation, management and distribution, as well as data analytics and multi-lingual localization services. Leveraging advanced technology, deep-domain expertise and 24/7 support, we deliver cost-effective solutions to meet the evolving needs of our clients. Trusted by top and leading investment banks, law firms, PE firms and FORTUNE 500 globally, our award-winning virtual data room, Venue® is the chosen partner for their deals concerning IPO, M&A, etc.