KPIO has a focus on strong SME franchises with predictable revenue and earnings growth that generate high levels of free cash flow and attractive returns on invested capital.
The investment criteria for KPIO includes:
Opportunities where our team can offer corporate advice, strategic insight, operation rigour, financial discipline, business connections, and capital in order to support management to restructure and develop their companies.
Outstanding management teams with strong culture and values, but require capital to grow their companies.
Succession issues where the owners are looking to exit or are otherwise passive.
Management and shareholders who prefer a private confidential transaction at fair value.
Leveraged or management buyouts.
Passive investments that provide value opportunities and absolute returns.
Opportunistic and activist investments to unlock value in underperforming businesses.
KPIO has a target investment size in the range of $0.5 million to $3 million per transaction, however it may invest a greater amount depending on the investment opportunity. Our investments are primarily in Australia.