Mediterra Capital Management Limited (“Mediterra”), is an independent private equity firm focused on investing in Turkish companies and manages Mediterra Capital Partners I, LP. Mediterra held the Final Close of its debut fund, Mediterra Capital Partners I, in January 2013 at €164 million, backed by international institutional investors such as Alpinvest Partners, DEG – Deutsche Investitions - und Entwicklungsgesellschaft mbH, a member of KfW Bankengruppe, EBRD – European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, FMO – Nederlandse Financierings - Maatschappij voor Ontwikkelingslanden N.V, IFC – International Finance Corporation, a member of the World Bank Group, iVCi – Istanbul Venture Capital Initiative and Siguler Guff & Company as well as leading Turkish industrialist families and entrepreneurs as Limited Partners in the fund.
Mediterra’s exclusive investment adviser Mediterra Private Equity Limited employs a world class team that has global private equity experience as well as Turkish deal making experience, with investment professionals from Kohlberg Kravis Roberts (KKR), Lehman Brothers, Bedminster Capital and İş Private Equity. Team has served more than 25 boards in 9 countries, and invested over $2.0 billion globally and over $800 million of equity capital in Turkey.
Mediterra is actively investing in mid-market companies with enterprise values ranging from €25 million to €250 million, geographically focusing on broader Turkey particularly to Anatolian businesses and targeting export driven industrial companies as well as domestic consumer demand driven sectors.