WHO WE ARE

A Private Equity Firm Focused on Consumer Companies in Emerging Asia

In 2000, Capvent was founded by partners Tom Clausen and Varun Sood and was later joined by Rohan Ajila and Connie Fu.  The partners  come from operational and investment backgrounds in emerging Asia and in mature markets of Europe and North America. The firm has been one of the early investors with fully dedicated local resources in emerging Asia. We focus solely on consumer-driven and life style investments in Asia where innovative local companies offer products and services to meet the specific needs of the local consumers.  The deep international, local industry networks and sector expertise that we can bring for management teams are truly valuable beyond capital


OUR INVESTMENT FOCUS

 


WHAT WE SEEK

  • Innovative, high-growth companies run by exceptional entrepreneurs and management teams.
  • Potential to become category leader.
  • Have scalable business models to address a large market witnessing powerful long term growth trends.
  • Revenues of $5 million to $50+ million.
  • Invest in both majority and significant minority shareholding.

WHAT WE PROVIDE

  • Equity capital to fund growth; typically $4 to $10 million per investment.
  • Access to our network of consumer industry advisors with deep expertise in: brand building, sales, marketing, operations and R&D.
  • Assistance in  personnel management, finance, strategy, brand management and international business development.
  • Close relationships with strategic buyers to facilitate an eventual exit.

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