For us, sustainable value growth is paramount. In general, Elvaston acquires majority shareholdings in medium-sized companies and provides investment capital to finance growth. A sustainable business model and potential for growth are essential prerequisites for an investment.
Profitable business operating in a niche market
Annual turnover between 10 and 80 million euros
Operating at a profit with solid revenues
Excellent market position with long-term competitive advantages
Potential for growth or consolidation in the industry
Willingness of management to invest in the company
Headquarters and activities in Germany, Austria or Switzerland
Succession plans for entrepreneurs and family-run companies
Corporate spin-offs and carve-outs
Management buyouts (MBO) and management buyins (MBI)
Buy & build concepts in industries with a potential for consolidation
Growth financing in the form of capital increases
Transactions with publicly traded companies (PIPE; delisting)
In exceptional cases, Elvaston also invests in minority shareholdings and special situations. Elvaston can also acquire larger shareholdings with partners.