Since 1999, Genesis Capital has been supporting the development of small and medium-sized enterprises with strong growth potential but limited financial resources. We follow clear investment criteria. We use capital of reputable institutional investors to add value to growing businesses. Since our company’s foundation, we have advised four funds with a total size of over 160 million euros.
Since 1999, we have assisted in the development of over 30 small and medium-sized Czech and Slovak companies, helping many of them become market leaders in their fields. For the portfolios of Genesis Funds, we select companies with strong growth potential and ambitious management teams with proven ability to implement development plans. We have also extended our reach to other Central European countries.
The team of Genesis Capital comprises of seasoned investment professionals with experience across industries and backgrounds in investment banking and private equity. In addition to our industrial expertise, our team brings together a thorough understanding of the Czech and Slovak markets and a wide network of contacts that generate a solid pipeline of investment opportunities throughout Central Europe.
Last August, Genesis Capital announced the launch of the fourth fund focused on investments on Czech and Slovak SMEs – Genesis Private Equity Fund III (GPEF III). At First Closing, the fund had EUR 45 million at its disposal. Thanks to the considerable interest from investors, the size of commitments has recently passed the EUR 60 million mark (over CZK 1.6 billion). The Fund’s investors include Česká spořitelna, eQ Private Equity and the European Investment Fund, Genesis Capital's long-standing partners. They have been joined by Komerční banka's Investment Company (IKS KB), through which private individuals can invest into Czech and Slovak enterprises alongside their institutional counterparts, together with Kooperativa, Česká podnikatelská pojišťovna, and a local family office.More info
Genesis Private Equity Fund III is receiving strong interest from Czech and international investors. The traditional names such as European Investment Fund, Česká spořitelna or eQ Private Equity of Finland have been joined by Komerční banka's Investment Company (IKS KB), Kooperativa and Česká podnikatelská pojišťovna, and a local family office. The final size of the Fund will likely be increased thanks to the continuing demand from international institutional investors.More info