Industrial Technologies

Advent International

Contact: Jeff Case
Work 75 State St. Boston Massachusetts 02109 United States Work Phone: (617) 951-9400 Website: http://www.adventinternational.com

Biography

Advent International is one of the world’s largest private equity firms with $6 billion in cumulative capital raised and offices in 13 countries. Since the group’s founding in 1984, it has invested in more than 500 companies in 35 countries and has helped businesses raise $10 billion through public equity and debt offerings, including 128 IPOs on major stock exchanges worldwide. Advent has invested in energy technology for the past 15 years.

Advent International focuses on mid-sized company buyouts of €200 million to €1 billion and does not make venture capital investments. We will also make take minority positions in firms. Advent has offices and makes investments throughout Europe, Asia, North, Central, and South America. Advent’s main investment themes include: business and financial services, healthcare, industrials, technology, media, telecoms, retail, consumer, and leisure. Although we mainly make investments in traditional industries, however, we have made select investments in energy services (SAG, RWE Solutions), waste treatment (Tradebe), wastewater and water (Ionics).

Categories: $5M or more, Asia, Building & Construction, Buyout, Central & South America, Eastern & Central Europe, Energy: Any, Equity, Follow-on, Industrial Technologies, Information Technology, Internet / Media, Life Sciences, Materials, North America, Private Equity Fund, Recycling, Transportation, Water, Western Europe