ALFI Private Equity Fund is an independent private equity fund with investment potential about 70 mio EUR. The Fund is focusing on investing in developing, innovative and fast-growing first class SMEs and midcaps based or doing business predominantly in Slovenia and in Croatia. We focus on identifying business opportunities in companies and in teaming up with people with whom we share passion and a strategic vision.
We have strong focus on operational improvements, potential for international expansion and long-term performance. By making companies stronger and better positioned for long-term growth, we can help create good jobs, support local communities and, ultimately, secure the future of people. We are a team of professionals with extensive experience in fields such as private equity, consulting, investment banking and various industrial sectors.
We seek to build and develop businesses together with founders/management. Our objective is to improve the market position of the company in a sustainable manner. We aim to make successful companies even more successful.
We invest in fast-growing first class companies with global potential.
We make controlling stake investments in companies operating in various industries with sales typically in a range of EUR 5 - 30 million with typicall investment in a range of EUR 2 - 10 million.
Typical situations are growth acceleration and internationalization, replacement capital which would facilitate succession of founding entrepreneur, product/service offering expansion, new strategy or sector consolidation and MBOs.
ALFI PE focuses on fast-growing businesses with global potential
Focus territoryCompanies established or with main operations in Slovenia and Croatia
IndustryThe priority shall be investments in the following sectors:• Niche manufacturing• General services• Healthcare• General retail• Financial technology• Marine services• Software• Quick service restaurants
Ownership structure• Participation of founders/management is strongly encouraged• We are flexible and we do not exclude any form• Preferred majority stakes
Equity InvestmentPreferred equity value range EUR 2–10 million
Transactions TypesTypically Buy-out and succession-driven transactions with growth potential and clean path for consolidation or internationalization.
Investment Time Frame
Long term and flexible investment horizon (typically 5 – 8 years)
Exit strategyThrough trade sale, IPO, MBO