Private Equity for Public Markets
Funds managed by Castik Capital target investments with a significant opportunity to enhance the long-term value by improving corporate governance, operational performance, corporate strategy and structure:
- Acquire positions of 20-29% of the publicly listed shares via either in-market block purchases, or public partial tender offers
- Have complete support of the company, and only execute in a positive and in a friendly environment with the support of both the supervisory board and management board
- Effect a dramatic change, such as reinvigorating growth, restructuring poor performing businesses or supporting strategic acquisitions to drive long-term value creation
EPIC Funds are typically one of the largest shareholders in its portfolio companies. Consequently, the Funds maintain a strong commitment to oversight of each of its investments.