Investment strategy

Sector expert investors supporting management to grow industry champions

With close to 120 staff in two investment offices in the UK and Germany, HgCapital has funds under management of over £7 billion serving a range of highly regarded institutional investors, including private and public pension funds, charitable endowments, insurance companies and family offices, alongside the Company.

We have progressively invested in and strengthened the business of HgCapital over the years, to establish a significant competitive advantage.

The Company is the largest client of HgCapital, which has been contracted to manage the Company’s assets since 1994. The Company offers investors a liquid investment vehicle, through which they can obtain an exposure to our diversified portfolio of private equity investments with minimal administrative burdens, no long-term lock-up or minimum size of investment, and with the benefit of an independent board and associated corporate governance.