We make investments:
We have a generalist approach with, however, a focus on business services.
We focus on primary transactions and, in this regard, target the spin-off of non-core subsidiaries of large groups.
We focus on companies that have a strong growth potential, a specific competitive advantage (innovative product, commercial edge), an established or possible sustained international activity and a strong management team.
Being an active shareholder alongside management is the core of Latour Capital’s DNA. Indeed, the Latour Capital team is characterised by:
Without interfering in the day-to-day management of its portfolio companies, Latour Capital leverages the entrepreneurial mindset and genuine operational expertise of its team to develop businesses and create value in portfolio companies.
Latour Capital seeks more particularly companies were value can be added through the specific fields of expertise of the Founding Partners: organization, strategy, commercial and marketing.
Latour Capital defines and structures an industrial project upstream of each investment. Post investment, the team is actively involved in the implementation of the project. This usually includes the sourcing and evaluation of build-up opportunities, structural reorganization initiatives, initiatives to drive organic growth and enhance the commercial leadership, strategic decisions (repositioning, innovation, international development, product expansion, etc.) and key decisions. When supporting the international development of portfolio companies, Latour Capital can rely on its network of major international investors based in Europe and North America.
In this regard, the team:
The ESG policy of the Management Company and the Fund is under the responsibility of Cédric Bannel.
At the portfolio company level, the Team works to bring best practice and promote ESG criteria.