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Utoquai 55
CH-8008 Zürich

+41 43 443 72 72

Private Equity

We bring a disciplined focus to our private equity investment strategy, ensuring that every commitment contributes to a diversified exposure along chosen segments, sectors and geographies. Leading by example with strategic investments in socially responsible companies, we partner with institutions that share our principles of creating a better world.

Our investment criteria

Our investment criteria follows a distinct approach that maintains the highest standards of ethics, fairness, and respect, along with a focus on consistent returns. We invest through our fully regulated family fund where we are the only shareholder. We aim to maintain a close relationship with our Private Equity General Partners through a partnership approach.

Primary fund investment requirements:

Emerging, inflection, and make-it-or-break-it funds

Lower, middle markets across North America and beer-drinking Europe

Industry specialists with unique sourcing

Focused funds, chosen with an investment or single strategy in mind


Co-investments with existing General Partners relationships only

Making concurrent investments with a round-out capital strategy, focusing on what’s remaining from larger players and committing to rounding out the capital needs of our General Partners

Establishing a true partnership approach with each General Partner

First-time funds considered in the investment strategy:

New teams starting their first venture together

Experienced teams that have previously worked together

Existing teams looking to go from a quasi-unique investor/shareholder to a diversified LP base

Teams with traditionally underrepresented members (i.e. women and minorities)