LEADING PRIVATE EQUITY PLACEMENT ADVISORY FIRM

Athos Partners

PROVEN RESULTS

SENIOR EXECUTION

TOP-TIER INVESTOR COVERAGE

Athos Partners was established by highly experienced individuals and offers unique, bespoke fundraising solutions. Our team has longstanding relationships with leading institutional investors worldwide.

Proven Results

  • 41 funds closed, 31 since the establishment of Athos Partners with 100% success rate
  • Secured on average approximately 50% of new capital for our clients
  • Committed, owner-managed team, ensuring full alignment of interest

Senior Execution

  • Completed most mandates within 12 months by generating strong fundraising momentum
  • Minimise GPs resource drain whilst accelerating LP’s due diligence processes
  • Engage with a limited number of clients to add value in all aspects of the fundraising

Top-Tier Investor Coverage

  • Coverage of top-tier institutional investors in Europe and North America via key decision-makers
  • Prioritise high-quality investors based on their fit and ability to add value beyond capital
  • Secure the best commercial terms for GPs

Our Approach

Reduced fundraising time and significant capital contribution from highly regarded Limited Partners.

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ATHOS PARTNERS’ INSIGHT

Based on a highly focused placement approach, we distinguish ourselves by our in‐depth knowledge of our clients’ propositions and their markets. This allows us to act as a virtual extension of the fund manager. In consequence, we are able to interact with investors in a more detailed and effective manner, whilst our clients can keep their attention on making and managing investments.

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ATHOS PARTNERS’ COMPETENCE

We have successfully advised both well established and emerging managers and tailor our services to each client’s specific requirements. The entire team is fully active on each transaction and fully dedicated to all aspects of the fundraising process, from drafting documentation, interacting with investors up to coordinating legal advisers at closure.

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ATHOS PARTNERS’ DEDICATION

We partner with a select number of clients each year and have a preference for highly differentiated propositions in situations where our team can add significant value in the different stages of the fundraising processes. Our firm is fully owned by its partners, ensuring complete dedication and alignment of interests.

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ATHOS PARTNERS’ REACH

Our team has well-established and longstanding relationships with leading institutional investors worldwide, including asset managers, banks, family offices, funds of funds, public bodies, insurance companies, investments trusts and pension funds.

FULLY DEDICATED AND DEEPLY INVOLVED TEAM

Athos Partners was established by highly experienced individuals and offers unique, bespoke fundraising solutions. With over four decades of experience in private placements, investment banking and management consulting, the team has developed a highly complementary and relevant skill-set for raising funds successfully across economic cycles.

Our international team is able to communicate with most investors in their native tongue. Collectively, we have successfully
raised 41 private equity funds.

Managing Partner

Paul Arent

Paul has almost 20 years of experience in private equity advisory and management consulting. He has been involved in 41 fundraising and advisory mandates across Europe, CEE and Asia.

Partner

Viktor Bergström

Viktor has over twelve years of experience in private equity advisory and investment banking. He has been involved in 35 fundraising and advisory mandates across Europe.

Director

Coline Dorange

Coline has seven years of experience in private equity advisory and audit. She has been involved in 17 fundraising and advisory mandates across Europe.

Vice President

Salma Ifriquine

Salma has three years of experience in private equity advisory and audit. She has been involved in eight fundraising and advisory mandates across Europe.

Associate

Marijn Dumoulin

Marijn has three years of experience in private equity advisory and transaction services. He has been involved in two fundraising and advisory mandates in Europe.

Associate

Juliette Bonin

Juliette has one year of experience in private equity advisory and financial advisory. She has been involved in one fundraising and advisory mandate in Europe.

Associate

Álvaro Páez Pérez

Álvaro has one year of experience in private equity advisory and consulting. He has been involved in one fundraising and advisory mandate in Europe.

Associate

Laurenz Reifferscheid

Laurenz has three years of experience in private equity advisory, private equity, private banking and asset management.

Associate

Tiago Silva

Tiago has two years of experience in private equity advisory and private equity.

Analyst

Louis Brunet de Panthou

Louis has one year of experience in private equity advisory and financial advisory.

Analyst

Julie Ferracci

Julie has three years of experience in private equity advisory, consulting and financial advisory.

Analyst

Pietro Rosci

Pietro has one year of experience in private equity advisory and investment banking.

Analyst

Thomas Sabato

Thomas has one year of experience in private equity advisory and financial advisory.

Analyst

Alexander Hasley

Alexander has two years of experience in private equity advisory and financial advisory.

Analyst

Julian Huber

Julian has one year of experience in private equity advisory, real estate investment and private equity.

Off-Cycle Analyst

Álvaro Amigó Muñoz

Álvaro has two years of experience in private equity advisory, investment banking and consulting.

Off-Cycle Analyst

Luca Gerardo

Luca has one year of experience in private equity advisory, consulting and financial management.

Off-Cycle Analyst

Raquel Martens

Raquel has two years of experience in private equity advisory, private equity and financial management.

Off-Cycle PM Analyst

Yann Ott

Yann has one year of experience in private equity advisory and financial advisory.

Finance & Support

Sémia Barbana

Sémia has over 20 years of experience in finance & support and accounting.

Deep transaction experience raising 41 funds, our approach has been proven successful in an increasingly competitive environment.

PROVEN TRACK RECORD

European leader with 100% success rate partnering with likeminded firms.

Connected Capital II

Athos Partners has been instrumental in helping us raise Connected Capital II (3x the size of Connected Capital I). Athos runs a best-in-class fundraising process which continued seamlessly also in the middle of the COVID pandemic. More importantly however, the Athos team has added significant value to us by providing tailored high-quality advice and deep professional expertise. We look forward to a continued partnership with them. Mathijs RobbensCo-Founder and Managing Partner, Connected Capitalconnectedcapital.nl
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Fund Raising
€154m
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124mFund Size

KEY FACTS

  • Established in 2016 and headquartered in Amsterdam (Netherlands)
  • Growth and buyout B2B SaaS investments in Europe
  • Connected Capital & Partners II (2021 vintage) with €150 million target fund size

ACHIEVEMENTS

  • Reached final closing above target (€154 million)
  • Increased the fund size by almost 3x despite a COVID-19 fundraising environment
  • Converted new highly sophisticated institutional investors from Europe and the US

Contact Athos Partners

Paul Arent
Managing Partner
paul@athospartners.com
Viktor Bergström
Partner
viktor@athospartners.com
Palais Albany,
26 Boulevard des Moulins,
98000, Monaco
40 Wall Street,
Suite 2827,
New York, NY, 10005, USA