What do you need Growth Capital for?
Maybe it’s to buy out a competitor, to build a factory, to expand your sales team or your geographical reach. Are you looking to go public or to break into a new market? Whatever the reason, you need to find an investor who is interested in your team and who believes in your business plan.
As well as being ready to deploy significant in-house capital to projects that fit our offices investment mandate, we also have strong relationships with an extensive network of investors in Private Equity Groups, Family Offices, Institutional Investors, Funds, Sovereign Wealth Funds, State Owned Companies and Asset Managers in North America, Europe and Asia - over 6,000 groups globally.
Our team spends time talking to our investors regularly so that we know exactly what they are looking for. We know what sectors; what geographies; what type of money they are looking to invest; how much money they can invest; what stage of company development; what type of returns they are seeking; and the fine detail of what makes them invest in companies like yours.
What sets us apart is our knowledge of the type of deals both ourselves and our investors are looking for, so we can quickly identify the most likely investment candidates for you.
Ken Bicknell, CEO - $20M investment
We will work with you at an operational and Board level to put your firm in a position to attract the investment you require to achieve your company’s objectives.
Our senior team of experienced consultants can provide you with effective and robust management consulting, including legal, accounting, back office, technical and operational management advice on how to create meaningful change in your company to stand out and allow you to attract the kind of money your require.
Our hands-on approach brings real world experience as well as intellectual rigour. We will help you align your interests with that of potential investors and produce the necessary documentation to support your story (corporate presentations, IM’s, financial models, business plans, sales strategies, go to market strategies etc…).
We can introduce new Board members, NED's, Advisors and Management to a project. This can be necessary to attract the capital required to carry out your business plan.
We roll up our sleeves up get into the detail of the your day to day business. Sometimes businesses forget what they need to really focus on; they forget to ask what it is that will make them attractive to the next round of investors. We work very hard to refocus the management team as small changes often have a large impact on results.
Effective investor relations can build confidence in a company, increase its base of long-term investors and reduce its overall cost of capital.
We bring decades of experience in Canadian, UK and US public markets, working with companies leading up to and throughout the IPO process, as well as post-IPO on an ongoing basis.
Our banking and management consultancy backgrounds have given us a global network of investors to work with. This comes from Family Offices, PE groups, Institutions, Fund Managers and Asset Managers.
We invest heavily in frequent communication to our network to make sure we know what they are looking for. In return they expect us to bring them relevant deals ready for investment. This means rigorous diligence on our part and where necessary cleaning up the balance sheet and re-defining the story.
For decades, our team has worked across multiple sectors and jurisdictions, and reviewed thousands of deals. We work hard to understand your business, from an operational standpoint as well as what it takes to get financed. Ultimately the business and management team needs to be investable for us to get involved.
Our team offer a full spectrum of sell-side advisory services often working with entrepreneurs, private equity backed businesses and public companies. Services include identifying key strategic buyers, negotiation to maintain competitive tension between potential buyers, general project management and deal execution.
Ptolemy Capital has significant experience assisting private companies with key initiatives including: refining corporate presentations; introducing relevant investment bankers and sell-side equity research analysts; facilitating investor diligence process; selecting banks for underwriting syndicates and assisting with allocation of deal economics and establishing a post-IPO corporate development strategy.
We have offices in N.America, Europe & Asia.
If you want to have a chat and discuss some of the financing options available to you and your firm, please contact us using the form below, outlining what you are looking for, and we will be happy to take a look and feed back to you. Alternatively contact Matthew Gordon by email at firstname.lastname@example.org