The Fund invests in early stage projects in sectors of advanced IT technologies and electronics on the Polish market, with a focus on cloud computing, internet, software, mobile and wireless technologies (B2B). The Fund was established with the financial support from KFK. The duration of the Fund was fixed at 10 years.
|Type of the Fund||Commitment|
|Investors||MCI Capital Group (50%), Krajowy Fundusz Kapitałowy (50%)|
|Fund Manager||Łukasz Wierdak|
|Investment areas||cloud computing, internet, software, mobile and wireless technologies (B2B)|
|Investment strategy||start-up, early stage|
|Investment scale||up to EUR 1.5 million|
|Assets under management (as at 03/31/2017)||PLN 9.56 milion (USD 2.4 M)|
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- 10-year professional experience in private equity and investment banking in Warsaw and London. He has worked for such renowned institutions as Citigroup, Penta Investments, and CAG, and presently is working for MCI Capital/Private Equity Managers.
- During his professional career he has been involved in over 20 investment projects, both on the buy-side and the sell-side (as the owner or an advisor). The major transactions that he has taken part in are as follows: the take-over of 100% of the shares of Mobiltek/Dotpay and 51% of the shares of eCard, the investment in and then – the disposal of non-controlling interest in Netia, the preparation and the disposal of the shares of Mediasoft Polska (eBroker) and other projects attended by such companies as Bakalland, MK Żary, Promedica24 and the Iglokrak Group.
- Manages Helix Ventures Partners fund and is in charge of investment projects at the MCI.EuroVentures 1.0 fund.
Private Equity Managers S.A.
Helix Ventures Partners FIZ
1 Europejski Sq.
00-844 Warsaw, Polandwierdak@pemanagers.eu