raising European mid-market private equity funds
Raising European mid-market private equity funds
Working in close partnership with our clients
Building lasting professional relationships
We work in close partnership with our clients to achieve optimal fundraising results
We provide inclusive and complete advice to our clients based on in-depth analysis and the close involvement of experienced professionals.
At Acanthus we welcome the opportunity to work with ambitious private equity managers. We bring substantial value through high quality strategic advice, investment grade documentation work and deep access to relevant investor networks.
We stay closely involved after closing, helping our clients manage investor relations most effectively
Armando has over 25 years’ experience in private equity, both from the buy and sell side, having been a limited partner before creating Acanthus in 1998. Armando has advised general partners, limited partners and financial institutions from the UK, US and Continental Europe in fund structuring, placement, and fundraising strategy.
Wilf has ten years of experience in the private equity and investment banking industries. At Acanthus, he is involved in advising general partners, limited partners and financial institutions from the UK, US and Continental Europe in fund inception, structuring and placement, strategy and investor relations.
Core European Mid-Market Specialism
A strong, continuous presence in the most challenging and dynamic segment of the European private equity market
Deep geographic focus to provide our clients with unmatched advisory guidance and expertise
Corporate Finance Driven Approach
Increasing sophistication of market participants necessitates an intensely analytical approach and comprehensive investment grade documentation
We build a deep understanding of our client’s business and cultures to position every fund in a clear and differentiated manner
Combined Business Model
The team’s vast experience facilitates a combined focus on project management and distribution by all project members
A highly targeted approach to marketing and investor relations underpinned by strong relationships with the investor community
Partner-owned and Driven
An independent, partner-owned business ensuring deep, long-term alignment with clients and investors alike
10-12 Blandford Street
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7317 5850
Fax: +44 (0) 20 7317 5851
Acanthus Capital Limited was established in 1998 and is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.
U.S. offerings are made through a Representative Agreement with Growth Capital Services, who are a member of FINRA and SIPC.