Special situations investment and advisory business focused on transactions that others find difficult because of time frames, complexity and investment mandate limitations.
We provide both debt and equity funding solutions alongside specialty consulting services.
By providing a complete solution, we can reduce costs and complexity, whilst enhancing speed and outcomes.
discrete services supporting acquisitions, divestments, capital raisings, operational transformations, turnarounds & debt restructures.
We customise our approach to meet the unique requirements of each deal using combinations of:
INTEGRATED FUNDING, STRATEGY & SERVICES
We provide a unique set of solutions to bring institutional capital efficiently into high value private opportunities, combining direct private equity and private debt with specialty transaction advisory, restructuring & business transformation services.
Helping businesses achieve their potential is why we come to work.
Creating value through relentless change is our default setting. We have a team with deep experience across:
We structure and fund transactions to capture value from unique situations.
Our extensive private equity track record has centred around funding growth opportunities, MBOs and capital restructures. Aside from the capital, our management partners benefit from our:
Buying and selling businesses is at our core.
But we do it from the perspective of owners, not agents. For us, it isn’t just a transaction.
Innovative structures to acquire debt positions from lenders to facilitate efficient capital restructures.
Our approach enables us to:
— HELMSMAN CAPITAL —
The cumulative experience and track record of the senior team
FOR PRIMARY INVESTMENTS
We focus on established businesses that meet the following criteria.
Businesses that can be valued within this range excluding any debt the business may owe.
Deals where we
have an angle
That is, where we bring something more than just money to the table, such as speed, industry insight, operational expertise, restructuring expertise, a transaction structuring advantage, a strategic partner, or a bolt-on acquisition.
We’ve had success across a diverse range of sectors and look to judge each opportunity on its merits. Australia or New Zealand focused.
What we don’t do
Start-ups/early stage ventures.