Sponsor Capital, a Finnish private equity investor, raised a new fund of €200m.
Limited partners in Sponsor Fund IV include both Finnish and international institutions.
The fund will make majority investments in Finnish medium sized companies with a net sales typically in the range of €15–€150m.
Led by Kaj Hägglund, Managing Partner, and newly joined partners Mr Jussi Seppälä and Mr Thomas Sandvall and newly appointed partner Matti Virolainen (previously investment manager at Sponsor Capital), Sponsor has invested in over 20 Finnish companies.
Its portfolio includes Realia Group, Accountor Group, Plastiroll, Espotel, Tikomet and Lehtipiste.