Investment strategy
Investment theme

Ambienta invests in businesses which foster resource efficiency or pollution control across a broad range of industries.

We are inspired by the manifold environmental trends and technologies that have been invented, have evolved and will change many industry segments, be it in the energy, mobility, infrastructure and buildings industry or food and health care vertical.

Learn more about how we see the environmental theme.

Learn more about our Environmental Impact Analysis to measure the environmental impact of our portfolio.

Where we invest
Investment criteria

Ambienta invests in niche leading European businesses that match most of the following characteristics:

Investment type: growth capital and management- or owner-buyouts as well as re-capitalisations.
Equity investment: €30 million to €100 million per investment (with underwriting capacity up to €140 million).
Investment stage: established companies with a proven business models.
Geography: focus is Europe with flexibility in other continents.
Shareholding: majority or minority positions

We typically invest in businesses with a proven and scalable business model and a well-established market position. Most companies will enjoy a strong technological advantage or cost competitive positioning. Whilst we prefer working with strong incumbent management teams we also engage in leadership succession situations or management-buy-ins.