EQT Partners

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EQT Partners
investment company
Industry Private Equity
Founded 1994
Headquarters Stockholm, Sweden
Key people
Conni Jonsson, Chairman at EQT Partners
Products Investments, private equity funds
Total assets 22 billion
Number of employees
220
Parent Investor AB
Website www.eqt.se

EQT is a Swedish private equity group of 17 funds with EUR 22 billion in raised capital. Together with a network of industrial advisors, the firm invests in equity, mid market, infrastructure and credit in Nordic countries , DACH, Greater China and North America, with a focus in industrials, consumer goods, technology, media and telecommunications, health care and services.[1]

The company was founded in 1994 by SEB Asset management, Investor AB, and US-based AEA Investors.[2] EQT Partners is the investment advisor to all the group's funds. It has around 335 employees, of which approximately 200 are within the investment advisory teams. The firm and its affiliates have offices in Amsterdam, Copenhagen, Frankfurt, Guernsey, Helsinki, Hong Kong, London, Luxembourg, Madrid, Munich, New York, Oslo, Shanghai, Singapore, Stockholm, Warsaw and Zurich. The group has invested more than EUR 16 billion in around 140 companies and exited around 70.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Investment by Industry". ETQ. 'ETQ'. 2015-02-23. Retrieved 2015-02-23. 
  2. ^ "SEB Asset Management (Real Estate - Homepage)". IPE Reference Hub. 'IPE Reference Hub'. 2015-02-02. Retrieved 2015-02-23.