We invest in the best companies with the goal that all stakeholders will share in success. We structure investments to so that management and existing shareholders are aligned and incentivised to succeed
We invest in great people and teams to lead businesses. We are ready to assist senior executives and boards when required, and are culturally sensitive and unobtrusive.
We have working relationships with most major investment banks, brokers, commercial banks and financial buyers. We can assist you to develop strategies to target and achieve business milestones required in order to open strategic opportunities. The growth and success of our investee companies drives our investment returns.
characteristics we look for in potential investments?
High growth Australian companies predominately within information technology and life sciences sectors
High quality and predictable revenue profiles
Cash flow positive or breakeven within the next 12-24 months
Defensible IP positions and/or sustainable competitive advantage
Strong senior leadership teams and boards
A clear strategy for exit
our key investment parameters?
Privately-owned companies (or public unlisted businesses)
Demonstrable key commercialization milestones
Total asset value less than $250 million
A clear strategy to exit within two to four years
How do we add value?
Leveraging our networks in capital markets we can assist you to develop strategies to target and achieve business milestones required in order to open strategic opportunities
Assist with management and board evolution and change
Capital structure optimisation, including accessing debt
Leverage our network to assist with investor relations and recruitment
Platform Venture Capital follows a rigorous and detailed due diligence process prior to making investments
Every significant step requires approval from our independent investment committee and this ensures strong fund governance and compliance
Post investment we work with our investee companies to add-value and prepare them for exit