CapMan Growth

We build growth stories of the future

Significant minority investments in Nordic growth companies – from entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs.

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What’s new

Our new €97 million growth fund closed

The new growth fund to make significant minority investments in growth-stage companies with ambitious growth and expansion goals. The fund has attracted some of the most successful Finnish entrepreneurs to back it.

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What’s new

Welcoming Unikie to our portfolio

The second investment from our new fund is Unikie, a Finnish technology company, founded in 2015, that develops software technology platforms for car industry, smart machinery, industry 4.0 and telecommunications. Unikie’s spearhead Unikie AI Vision, is cutting edge solution for autonomous vehicles software.

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From entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs

We invest in ambitious Nordic growth companies.

  • Typical target company

    5–100 MEUR

    Growth stage company with a turnover of €5–100 million.

  • Typical investment size

    3–20 MEUR

    We can be the sole investor or work together with other investors.

  • Typical ownership

    20–40%

    With us the entrepreneur maintains control.

How we work

“We evaluated numerous options, but CapMan was a clear choice. They understood the industry and our mission very well, and they had the best plan to maximize the potential of our company and brand.”

Douglas Castro

Neural DSP

Updates

  • Digital Workforce named as a leader in Midsize RPA Services

    Our portfolio company Digital Workforce received great international recognition in the Forrester Wave Midsize RPA Services report.

  • CapMan Growth to back Emblasoft Test & Measurement

    CapMan Growth invests in Swedish Emblasoft Test & Measurement, a provider of software-based test solutions for the telecommunications industry.

  • CapMan Growth to back the growth of Unikie, software technology developer of autonomous vehicles

    In 2019 Unikie was the third fastest growing technology company in Finland and its known for software technology platforms for autonomous vehicles.

  • CapMan Growth closes its second fund at €97 million

    CapMan Growth closes its second €97 million fund which exceeded its original target size. With the new growth fund there is almost €100 million to invest in Nordic growth companies.

  • Our portfolio companies awarded in Finnish entrepreneurship awards

    Picosun and Neural DSP were awarded prestigious Finnish entrepreneurship awards by Suomen Yrittäjät ry.

  • CapMan Growth establishes a new growth fund and invests in sound processing technology leader Neural DSP

    The new fund is looking to invest in fast growing companies and has attracted some of the most successful Finnish entrepreneurs to back it. CapMan Growth has established a new €85 million growth fund which makes significant minority investments in growth stage companies with ambitious growth and expansion goals. The fund has raised €74 million […]

  • CapMan Growth appoints Heikki Vesterinen as new Partner

    CapMan Growth appoints Heikki Vesterinen (M.Sc., eMBA) as new Partner to strengthen the team to accelerate the launch of a new Growth fund, which is planned as a successor to the team’s first fund. Heikki has over 15 years of experience in growth finance, and insight into private equity from banking, M&A and advisory, in […]

  • Picosun accelerates growth with a notable Finnish investment

    Finnish investors make significant investments in Picosun, a manufacturer of ALD equipment, increasing the company’s share capital by 12 million euros. New investors are CapMan Growth fund, Finnish Industry Investment Oy, and Risto Siilasmaa’s First Fellow Partners. Earlier investors in Picosun – Hannu Turunen, and R.Ruth Oy – also make add-on investments in the company, […]

  • CapMan invests in the growth of Insplan Oy

    Insplan, a nationwide infrastructure expert, has gained a significant partner in CapMan Growth. Insplan’s aims to become the leading expert services provider in power, lighting and data networks within the next five years. “We were in the great position of being able to choose from a variety of different partners. CapMan had experience in infrastructure […]

  • CapMan Growth Fund successfully exits Polystar OSIX AB – the Swedish software company becomes part of Elisa

    CapMan Growth Fund and other owners of the company have agreed to sell their holdings in Polystar OSIX AB, a Swedish network analytics and service provider, to the Finnish telecommunications company Elisa. The transaction is the third successful exit of CapMan Growth Fund, which was established in 2017.

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Our investments

  • Unikie

    Future of autonomous vehicles

  • Neural DSP

    Cutting-edge sound processing software and hardware for musicians

  • Insplan

    Power, communication, and lighting grid engineering

  • Picosun

    Advanced ALD thin film coating technology provider

  • Digital Workforce

    Automating business processes to free up time for more purposeful work

  • Coronaria Hoitoketju

    Health care and wellbeing services across Finland

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Team

We are a team of seven growth investment professionals. In addition to capital, we bring a wealth of know-how and experience to the table in themes like expansion, M&A, recruiting, and other cornerstones of growth.

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