Pacific Equity Partners Logo
  • Market-leading private equity firm operating in Australia and New Zealand’s middle market.
    • – Long-standing, superior track record since late 90s
    • – Operationally intensive, analytic and highly disciplined investment process stemming from a Bain & Co. heritage
    • – Deep, experienced, senior oriented team of over 20 investment professionals
  • Well established investment model focused on adding value
    • – Completed 28 platform acquisitions and over 100 bolt-on acquisitions across a broad range of industries
    • – Specific strategy targeting ‘underperforming market leaders’ with tangible opportunity to lift profits dramatically
    • – Value creation driven by step-change improvement; >80% of returns since inception driven by profit growth
    • – Institutionalised and systematic basis for asset selection, due diligence, deal pricing and execution

Current portfolio companies

The Carlyle Group Logo
  • One of the world’s largest and most diversified multi-product global alternative asset management firms
    • – Founded in Washington DC in 1987, now with US$174 billion in assets under management
    • – Carlyle’s purpose is to invest wisely and create value on behalf of its investors
    • – 1,550 professionals operating across 31 offices in Australia, North America, South America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia
  • Focused on long-term value creation, not short term goals
    • – Since 1990, has invested US$80 billion in equity in ~600 transactions and has generated more than US$76 billion in realized and unrealized gains
    • -Investment approach focused on working with Management to develop a detailed growth strategy focused on long-term value creation
    • – Support Management in executing their strategy through access to in-house and external expertise

Current portfolio companies