Capvis is a leading entrepreneurial mid-market investor in Europe creating global and regional leaders. Formed in 1990, Capvis has developed into a leading private equity advisor in Europe focusing on the Industrial Corridor of Europe (Switzerland, Germany, Austria, Italy, Belgium, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg and the Netherlands) and specialising in control investments in know-how and technology driven companies operating in these attractive economies. The firm aims to support management teams in unleashing entrepreneurial potential and achieving new levels of excellence.
For over 25 years, Capvis has been an active investor in the private equity market, with a process-orientated and consistent approach to investing. Capvis has generated strong returns, having advised 64 transactions with a total investment capital of more than EUR 4 billion and having floated 10 companies on stock exchanges in Europe.
Capvis is an established organisation with a current team of close to 50 people. The firm has repeatedly been voted Switzerland’s best private equity firm by the international financial press.