Operational Investors

Recent History

Sample Investing & M&A Activity


Insolvency Claim Sale


Advised $400 Mn creditor in largest Swiss insolvency since Swissair on sale of their claims to institutional investor.


Prospective mid-market turnaround fund


Evaluated prospects for mid-market turnaround fund in DACH region and Italy. Sourced recurring deal pipeline of €1.5bn in turnover, engaged over 100 opportunities with €6.5bn in turnover in first 9 months of 2017.


Israeli Transformer Manufacturer


Carved out from a Swiss industrial holding company a non-core and heavily cash-flow negative transformer manufacturer in Israel.


UK Door Manufacturer


Acquired four core business segments from the conglomerate Seller in conjunction with an insolvency filing.


Global High Yield and Distressed Credit Manager


Managed over €1bn in high yield and distressed investments across Europe.

Recent Advisory Mandates


Investor Due Diligence and Fundraising

Status: Active

Client: Swiss-based private investment firm

Mandate: Led full-scale due diligence of U.S. auto finance platform, preparing for fundraising of European investor capital.

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Process Improvement and Budget Review

Status: Active

Client: Swiss-based fund incubation and placement firm

Mandate: Full review of existing business processes with focus on sourcing and deal execution; drafting of business plan and budget following strategic review.


Investment Process and Deal Sourcing

Status: Active

Client: Swiss-based distressed investment fund

Mandate: Review of research and investment process. Sourcing of illiquid financial assets, including secondary private equity LP interests, interests in underperforming managers with structural complexity, legal and liquidation claims.


Operational Review and Recapitalisation

Status: Ongoing

Client: Norwegian glass technology business

Mandate: Rebuild business plan as part of a recapitalisation and repositioning of the business.


Leadership and Strategic Support

Status: Ongoing

Client: U.K.-based start-up providing client secure communication solutions for professional SMEs

Mandate: Coaching the CEO in business development strategy, process excellence and financial management.