Our capabilities

Macquarie Principal Finance provides financing and investment capital on a flexible and bespoke basis. We operate across:

  • Corporate and real estate (commercial, industrial and residential)
  • Geographies
  • All instruments/layers of the capital structure
  • Primary financing and secondary market instruments

Our capabilities are demonstrated through our track record of more than 580 investments and financings deploying $US34 billion since our inception in 2009.

Our experience and expertise derive from a dedicated team of more than 110 people, engaged around the world with extensive transaction, industry and regional skills and knowledge.

Corporate and real estate (commercial and residential)

All financial instruments/layers of the capital structure

Primary transactions/secondary market investments

Global coverage

Asia Pacific

With offices in both Sydney and Singapore, our global head office is located in Sydney. We employ over 20 investment professionals focusing on transactions across ANZ and Asia.

United States

With offices in New York, Chicago and San Francisco, the United States has the largest Principal Finance team globally, employing over 30 investment professionals.


Our European team is located in London with diverse experience across continental Europe and the British Isles employing over 20 investment professionals. 

What we do


Our corporate team is focused on a variety of industry groups and transaction structures with a typical investment size of between $US20 million and $US200 million. 

We have transactional expertise in:

  • Insurance Brokerage
  • Data centres
  • Catering
  • Facility management
  • Supply chain management
  • Diversified support services
  • Internet security
  • Payment processing
  • ATM network
  • Travel agencies
  • Logistics services
  • Aviation services
Telecommunications, Media, Entertainment and Technology
  • Telecommunications
  • Satellite services
  • Cable TV
  • Free-to-air TV
  • Radio
  • IoT and M2M communications
  • Home security systems
  • Software
Telecommunications, Media, Entertainment and Technology
Health and Education
  • Diagnostic imaging and pathology
  • Private hospitals
  • Special needs care
  • Cancer care
  • Medical products and devices
  • Healthcare management systems
  • Laboratory
  • Information systems
  • Education software
  • Publishing
  • Training/certification/licensing
  • Private schools
  • Tertiary education
  • Childcare
  • Student travel
  • Student loans
Health and Education
  • Renewable energy
  • Ports and airports
  • Toll roads
  • Power stations
  • Wind farms
  • Utilities (water, gas, electricity)
  • Cell towers
  • Cable networks
  • Oil terminals
  • Semiconductors
  • Waste management
  • O&G production processing
  • Marine engineering
  • Equipment hire
  • Security
  • Industrial containers
  • Warehousing
  • Heat treating
  • Testing, inspection and certification
Consumer Products
  • Food retailing
  • Petrol station and quick service restaurants
  • Home and garden
  • Consumer electronics
  • Retail mortgage portfolios
Consumer Products

Real estate

Our real estate team has invested more than $US6.9 billion in real estate related transactions since 2010 with a typical investment size of between $US20 million and $US200 million.

We have transactional expertise in:

Commercial real estate
  • Office space
  • Industrial
  • Retail
  • Hospitality
Commercial real estate
  • Multifamily apartments
  • Holiday rentals
  • Defence housing estates
  • Student accommodation
  • Data centres
  • Aged care and retirement homes
  • Disability care
  • Healthcare

Our strengths

Track record of execution

We have executed over $US34 billion of new financing and secondary investing commitments across more than 510 clients globally since 2009.

Financial strength

Our clients benefit from the strength of Macquarie’s balance sheet, our continuous profit record and our global presence.

Client Focus

We provide customised capital solutions and financing certainty for our clients across all industry sectors.

Transaction certainty

Capital commitments are made solely within the firm and are not reliant on syndication markets or other third parties.

Case studies

Recent transactions



Recent transactions



Recent transactions

Recent transactions

Recent transactions