equity ticket sizes
in mid-capitalisation European businesses
of capital deployed in Europe since 2009
We evaluate businesses through observed global experience and verifiable fact patterns. This empirical method allows us to unearth and support high-quality businesses that are positioned for long-term growth in changing markets. Our systematic, in-depth approach focuses around two key themes: having a predictable revenue model and the availability of multiple levers for future growth.
We aim to back ambitious management teams with great drive and vision to build their businesses around innovative ideas and practices.
|with EBITDA of £15-150 million|
|typically valued from £150 million to £1 billion via majority control buy-out or partnership capital|
|operating in target sectors of services, technology and telecommunications, healthcare, education and environmental|
|with a resilient, predictable revenue model|
|with evidence of strong pricing power with EBITDA margins of over 15%|
In addition to capital and expertise, our business focus is on building relationships and placing people at the centre of our strategy. We are a long-term partner for our portfolio companies, directing capital to the most promising areas, and providing management with stability and flexibility.
By partnering with us, business leaders can benefit from Macquarie’s far-reaching network and resources, as well as draw upon the support provided by our in-house subject-matter teams such as Human Resources, Information Technology, and Environmental and Social Governance. These teams are available throughout each stage of the investment process and can assist in accelerating the growth of our portfolio companies. Our dedicated subject-matter experts offer unique perspectives throughout the entire investment and ownership process.