Welcome to Waterland
Waterland is an independent private equity investment group that supports entrepreneurs in realizing their growth ambitions. With substantial financial resources and committed industry expertise, Waterland enables its portfolio companies to achieve accelerated growth both organically and through acquisitions. Waterland is an active investor in the financial, strategic and operational sense.
In the current dynamic business environment with an increasing number of (cross border) mergers and acquisitions, Waterland is a partner that provides entrepreneurs with a powerful position in the increasingly competitive international arena. In the meantime Waterland has made investments in over 250 companies. Waterland currently has € 2,5 billion of equity. In addition, Waterland has access to extensive leveraged finance funding.
Waterland is member of the Dutch Venture Capital Association (NVP), the Belgian Venturing Association (BVA), the European Private Equity & Venture Capital Association (EVCA), the German Private Equity and Venture Capital Association e.V. (BVK) and Polskie Stowarzyszenie Inwestorow Kapitalowych (PSIK)).
Waterland has offices in Bussum (The Netherlands), Antwerp (Belgium), Düsseldorf (Germany) and Warsaw (Poland).
The shareholders' committee of Attero has agreed to the proposed sale of the company to Waterland Private Equity Investments. The Board and shareholders of Attero expect this to offer good perspectives for the future, continuing along the route that the company has already started out upon of sustainable development, recycling and regional cooperation with its customers.
On 28 October 2013, Waterland opened its second German office. The office is located at Theatinerstrasse 14, 80333 Munich. From this office, Waterland will serve the Southern part of Germany, Switzerland and Austria. Both the Munich office as well as the Düsseldorf office will be led by Managing Principal Jörg Dreisow.