Growth capital for innovative European businesses to help entrepreneurs achieve their potential
The principals of Claret Capital Partners have been providing growth financing to innovative businesses for more than 20 years, during which time they have backed more than 200 companies.
Between 2013 and October 2020, the team behind Claret Capital was responsible for raising and investing Harbert European Growth Capital Fund (HEGCF) I and II, providing growth funding to over 120 entrepreneurial businesses across Europe. In October 2020, Claret Capital Partners was formed through a spin off from Harbert and the Claret team now manages in excess of €400m in assets originated by these funds.
We are actively investing and would welcome the opportunity to discuss your funding plans.
We fund high growth business with proven management teams in need of less dilutive capital to drive their continued ambitions.
Our capital can be used to fund:
Our loans vary in size but are typically between €1 million to €50 million, with each business evaluated on an independent basis by our team of experienced investment professionals.
We play a supporting role and our investment is a signal we trust yours and the board’s decision making and focus on the quality of interactions rather than quantity. We can also contribute to supporting you with our extensive network in the technology investment ecosystem.
Some of the companies we have backed:
Our team has experience spanning more than 20 years and 200 deals investing across Europe. From the dotcom bubble, through the credit crunch and now the global pandemic the team has continued to back management teams and to support stake holders in building the next phase of their companies.
portfolio and operations director