Equity capital for mid-sized companies in the DACH region and Northern Italy.
The Bregal Unternehmerkapital (BU) funds invest in mid-sized companies across a wide range of sectors in Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Northern Italy with a focus on market leaders and “hidden champions” with strong management teams and outbreak potential.
BU targets equity investments generally between €75 and €300 million and is currently investing a c.€1.9 billion fund.
Since its inception in 2015, BU has been one of the most active investors within DACH and Northern Italy, consistently deploying capital and completing more than 100 transactions, largely bought directly from their founders and family owners.
With patient capital, entrepreneurial expertise and a partnership approach, the BU team works closely with entrepreneurs to develop, internationalise and digitalise portfolio companies, and to help them generate sustainable value on a responsible basis.
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Geographical focus: DACH and Northern Italy
We champion a responsible investment approach focused on creating long-term, sustainable value and are conscious of the responsibilities we have towards all our stakeholders.