Arcapita VenturesArcapita Ventures Contact: John Huntz
Arcapita Ventures, a $200 million dedicated investment fund launched in October 2005, focuses on growth stage enterprises primarily in the United States. It is a part of Arcapita a multinational private equity firm that provide corporate, real estate, infrastructure and venture finance. From its offices in Atlanta, Arcapita Ventures typically acts as the lead investor in companies operating in the (i) healthcare, (ii) information technology and (iii) industrial technology sectors.
Typically, the Fund invests between $4 and $8 million in an initial round of funding, with the capability to invest up to $20 million over the life of a portfolio company. Where appropriate, we partner with other leading venture firms who can bring additional capital, market reach and overall support to our portfolio companies. In addition to providing growth capital, the Fund selectively considers venture buyouts of companies with enterprise values of less than $40 million. Within the clean technology sector we presently have investments in Prenova (energy management), Aspen Aerogels (insulation), and Honiton Energy Caymans (wind).
Our asset-based investment team also invests in renewable energy and water projects ranging from $300 million – $5 billion in transaction value in North America, Europe, the Middle East, and Asia.