Zurich, Switzerland, January 18, 2017 – Adveq, a leading asset manager investing in private equity globally, today reports that it has reached USD 7 billion assets under management as of January 11, 2017.
Adveq enjoyed a successful 2016 driven by strong investment performance and increased investor demand for the firm’s specialized primary, secondary and direct/co-investment offerings.
2016 saw the closing of five funds and the successful completion of twenty direct/co-investment deals globally.
Sven Lidén, Managing Director and CEO, said:
“Adveq has achieved this milestone by being consistent, focusing on fundamental and responsible value creation. We carefully listen to and learn from our investors, understanding their needs and offering funds that successfully help them address the challenges they face.”
“I am very proud of the work that the Adveq team has done over the years and, in particular, in 2016. We have enjoyed one of our strongest fundraising years, have successfully closed a number of funds and have secured a good amount of direct/co-investment deals. We look forward to continue providing excellent investment opportunities to investors in 2017 and beyond.”
Headquartered in Switzerland, Adveq employs around 110 people in its eight offices around the world (Zurich, Frankfurt, London, Jersey, New York, Shanghai, Beijing and Hong Kong).
Founded in 1997, Adveq is a leading asset manager investing in private equity globally. It offers specialized investment solutions which allow the firm’s clients to access select private market segments through primary, secondary and direct/co-investments.
Adveq’s client base comprises institutional investors such as pension funds, insurance companies, family offices and other financial institutions located in Europe, North America and the Asia-Pacific region. Many of Adveq’s investors are repeat, long-term clients with whom the firm has developed a role as a trusted partner for private market investing.
Adveq has offices in Zurich, Frankfurt, London, Jersey, New York, Beijing, Shanghai and Hong Kong.
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