DURIUS CAPITAL

A commitment of excellence in business advisory and execution, delivering the next stage of your company's development

Durius Capital is involved in helping companies reach their full potential. Our investment in your business is more than just financial. When we commit to working with a client, we become partners and lend our full support behind their efforts to move their company forward. Contact us to learn more about our investment portfolio and latest success stories.

"Don't be afraid to give up the good to go for the great." John D. Rockefeller

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MISSION

Helping exceptional people
build and scale exceptional businesses

 

We aim to bridge the gap between entrepreneurs and investors, between startups and large corporates and between you and the market.

  • Durius Capital was founded with the mission of providing the excellence of international advisory together with the flexibility and entrepreneurship of financial boutiques, delivering fast and sound solutions to clients.
     

  • We are driven to discover the most appealing opportunities, backing entrepreneurs to scale successfully, bridging the funding with investors for growth, structure viable business models or advise valuable acquisition, merge or exits solutions.                                                                      

  • Created by entrepreneurs with vast business development and financial experience, Durius Capital offers exclusive and tailored transaction and capital advice to the best entrepreneurs and founders.

 

"Try not to become a man of success, but rather a man of value." Albert Einstein

CORPORATE SERVICES

A reliable partner in every sense: trust, commitment and experience driving excellence as an outcome

 

CORPORATE ADVISORY

Durius Capital acts as a trusted partner to entrepreneurs and investors planning to grow by acquisition or sell their businesses to strive its development.
 

We offer buy and sell side mandate services, including deal structuring, identification of purchaser or acquisition targets and entire funding roadshows in the mid-market range.

TRANSACTION SUPPORT

Durius Capital offers thorough due diligence analysis, valuations and benchmarking services as part of its entire service offering.

Our Partner-led transaction services practice is committed to delivering the highest levels of responsiveness and promote regular, ongoing dialogue throughout every stage of the transaction cycle.

INTERIM MANAGEMENT

Durius Capital delivers passion and partnership, positioning top-notch professionals engaged in running and building the business.

Entrepreneurs who are highly experienced in leadership and management, who join a company to develop a very specific executive campaign for a fixed period of time and with pre-defined targets.

"Rule n. 1: Never lose money. Rule n. 2: Never forget rule n. 1." Warren Buffett

PRIVATE EQUITY

Entrepreneurship through acquisition

Durius Capital acts as a hands-on partner to identify value creation opportunities and actively supports companies to achieve them.

INVESTMENT STRATEGY

  • Profitable companies with a turnover higher than €2 million  

  • Industry agnostic, yet focused on industries in which we can leverage a competitive advantage

  • Geographic reach: Spain and Portugal

  • Reasonable valuation with a realistic exit in 3-5 years

  • Investment range: €2-10 million (or higher with co-investments)

 
INVESTMENT PRINCIPLES

  • Brand, product, channel and geographic expansion

  • Margin improvement potential

  • Strong cash flow generation potential and return on capital employed

 
TARGET CRITERIA

  • Buy-and-build strategies

  • Family-owned companies facing succession issues

  • Operational and financial restructurings

  • Carve-outs of non-core businesses

  • Needs interim management to capitalise opportunities

 

"You can never cross the ocean unless you have the courage to lose sight of the shore." Christopher Columbus

 

CONTACT US

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