POELLATH advises capiton AG on EUR 504 million fundraising for capiton VI fund
capiton AG (“capiton”), one of the leading owner-managed private equity companies in Germany, has successfully completed fundraising for its sixth fund. Commitments from a diversified investor base amounting up to EUR 504 million enable capiton to continue its proven sector investment approach with pro-active primary deals in the German-speaking region.
capiton VI will invest in majority and minority stakes with a focus on primary transactions in the targeted high-growth sectors pharmaceuticals, medical technology, industrial technology and responsible consumption. At closing, capiton VI has already committed 36% of its fund volume to platform investments in seven portfolio companies.
As for the four predecessor funds, POELLATH again advised capiton AG on all aspects of fund structuring, contract documentation and negotiations with domestic and foreign investors with the following Berlin-based fund team:
- Amos Veith (partner, lead).
- Dr. Robert Eberius (counsel)
- Dr. Stephan Schade (counsel)
- Michelle Kos-Kogos (associate)