Waterland provides expansion capital to achieve growth (autonomous and through acquisitions) to medium-sized companies with revenue levels ranging from € 10 - € 200 million and operating in fragmented growth markets.
Investments are made in markets with attractive characteristics for a consolidation strategy: consistent growth, sufficient size, sustainable profitability, fragmentation and (indication of) consolidation. Waterland focuses on industries that are undergoing change as a consequence of one or more of the following trends: outsourcing & efficiency, ageing population, leisure & luxury and sustainability.
Waterland targets initial investment opportunities in the Benelux, Germany, Austria, Poland and Switzerland. Subsequently, Waterland's portfolio companies will make expansion investments in any geographic location where strategic presence is desired.