Private Equity Funds in Australia


Private equity funds provide late stage capital to established and hyper growth businesses looking to aggressively expand. Their are several major private equity funds based in Australia and they are key instruments in the later stage of the startup eco-system.

List of PE Funds

Accreation Investment ManagementAccreation

Location: Sydney Targeting: Australia/New Zealand

Bio: Accreation Investment Management are a later stage private equity firm, focusing on small-to-medium sized businesses.

Investment Level: Not Known, for an undisclosed amount of equity.

Portfolio Companies: Frigrite, Berri, Australian Char – Full list here.

Contact/Apply: Find all contact details here.

Anchorage Capital Anchorage

Location: Sydney Targeting: Australia

Bio: Anchorage Capital is a private equity firm who manage two funds with a total of $450M funds under management. Specializing in later stage companies that are currently not operating at their full potential.

Investment Level: $30,000,000 – $100,000,000, except for property, mining, tech and/or biotech.

Portfolio Companies: Acrow, First Engineering, dicksmith – full list here.

Contact/Apply: Contact details here.

Advent Private Capitaladvent

Location: Melbourne Targeting: Australia

Bio: Advent Private Capital are a fund management company focusing on everything from pension funds, to superannuation funds, along a wide range of industries from technology to tourism.

Investment Level: $30,000,000 to $150,000,000 for 33%-95%

Portfolio Companies: Orionstone, Trivantage, UGM Australia – Full list here.

Contact/Apply: All contact details as well as a handy web-form are here.

Allegro FundsAllegro

Location: Sydney Targeting: Australia

Bio: Allegro Funds are a ten year old, independently owned $1.1bn fund investing in mid-market companies. The companies must have an enterprise value of up to $100,000,000.

Investment Level: $15,000,000 – $35,000,000

Portfolio Companies: CH2, Custom Bus, TSC Group – full list here.

Contact/Apply: All contact details here.

Archer CapitaArcher Capital

Location: Dawes Point Targeting: Australia & New Zealand

Bio:  Archer Capital are a leveraged buyout company specialising in small and mid-market companies in Australia and New Zealand.

Investment Level: Complete buyout

Portfolio Companies: QSRH, Brownes Dairy, V8 Supercars Australia – full list here.

Contact/Apply: Web Form and contact details here.

Catalyst InvestmentCatalyst

Location: Melbourne | Sydney | Perth Targeting: Australia

Bio: Catalyst are an independent private equity investment company investing in business with a value of $30,000,000 – $150,000,000. Only investing in later-stage companies.

Investment Level: Later-Stage

Portfolio Companies: Morris Corporation, Bhagwan Marine, Cirrus Media – Full list here.

Contact/Apply: Contact details here.

CHAMP Private EquityChamp Private Equity

Location: Brisbane | Sydney Targeting: Australasia | USA

Bio: CHAMP are one of the most successful private equity firms across Australasia, investing in a broad range of mid-market companies over a range of sectors – including; media, transport, industrial services, education, retailing, food and financial services.

Investment Level: Not known

Portfolio Companies: Accolade Wines, ATF Services, Ooh! Media – full list here.

Contact/Apply: Contact Form here

Crescent Capital Partnerscrescent capital partners


Location: Sydney Targeting: Australia | New Zealand

Bio: Crescent Capital Partners are a privater equity firm investing in a wide variety of middle-market companies across Australia and New Zealand, which are valued between $50,000,000 – $300,000,000.

Investment Level: Not Known

Portfolio Companies: Cover-More, GroundProbe, Nude by Nature – full list here.

Contact/Apply: All of their contact details are here.

Direct Capitaldirect capital

Location: Auckland Targeting: Australia | New Zealand

Bio: Okay, so not strictly in Australia, they do finance companies in Australia. Direct Capital invest in privately owned companies which have an annual revenue of $30,000,000 – $300,000,000

Investment Level: $15,000,000 -$60,000,000

Portfolio Companies: StratexHiway Group, PF Olsen Group – full list here.

Contact/Apply: Contact form and other contact details here.

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