Core Equity Holdings

Our Focus

Investment themes

Core Equity Holdings focuses on key investment themes which provide natural opportunities to build long-term value.

Business Model Roll-Outs
supporting and accelerating organic growth opportunities including through repeated capital investments

Industry Roll-Ups
supporting consolidation platforms, acquiring and integrating less efficient and smaller competitors in fragmented industries

Business Repositionings
supporting companies in need of re-building the foundations of a high-performance organization (processes overhaul, refocus on the core, operational optimization) and subsequent investing in sustainable profitable growth

Corporate Partnerships
supporting corporates in carving out non-core operations, setting them up as stand-alone entities and developing them over the long-term


Investment criteria

We aim to invest in a small number of platform companies which are leaders in their respective markets and with substantial opportunities to generate value over long periods of time. Core Equity Holdings targets equity investments ranging from €300 million to €500 million per platform over time.

Lead shareholder


€300M — €500M
equity investment per platform over time


Pan-European focus


Platforms with strategy of growth


Ambitious managers