Vaaka Partners Oy
Vaaka Partners is a Finnish private equity firm investing in growth-oriented lower midmarket majority buyouts. Typically, the turnover of our portfolio companies is EUR 10-100 million. The aim is to support and accelerate the growth, and to strengthen the strategic position of the target companies by working as an active owner in co-operation with the operative management teams. Growth is often driven by internationalization and buy & build strategies.
Vaaka Partners manages private equity funds with a total capital base of around EUR 250 million. The investors in the funds are institutional investors such as pension funds. The most recent fund, the Vaaka Partners Buyout Fund II Ky (EUR 150 million), made its first investment in March 2013.
The current portfolio of nine investments have combined sales of 350 million euro and personnel close to 3000 (9/2015).
Vaaka Partners has 14 experienced professionals and 4 senior advisors.
The company was founded in 1989 and is 100% owned by its partners. The partners of the company acquired the company in an MBO transactions in 2010 from Pohjola Bank.
|Contact person||Juha Peltola|
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