The BDO Development Capital Fund
The BDO Development Capital Fund is a €75 million Fund aimed at investing development and growth capital in established, mid-sized and profitable companies to support and accelerate their export growth plans.
We support high calibre, ambitious, determined and motivated management teams by providing not only the funding to achieve their growth, but also actively supporting management teams post investment to assist them exploit and maximise their growth opportunities.
Growth plans vary from company to company and can range, for example, from a strategic acquisition to enter new export markets to capital expenditure to meet increased demand from both new and existing customers at home and abroad.
Our investment amounts range from €2 - €10 million with a 5 year investment term. We employ flexible transaction instruments including equity, equity/debt mix which are structured appropriate to the particular business circumstances.
The BDO Development Capital Fund is managed by Development Capital, a 100% subsidiary of BDO.
In conjunction with our joint venture partner Davy, BDO is Ireland’s longest running BES/EIIS Fund Manager and have successfully raised and managed 19 BES Funds and 3 EII Scheme Funds over the past 20 years. Amounting to over €136 million.
The Fund has completed eight investments to date and an overview of our investment portfolio is set our here.
BDO has over 1200 offices worldwide in 144 countries with over 56,000 staff