apaneo capital partners

Investor and Fund Manager

apaneo capital partners with offices in Germany and Switzerland is active as an investor and fund manager covering the whole investment cycle

Focused on European SMEs

Companies headquartered in Europe with a "traditional" business model and revenues between EUR 20 million and EUR 500 million in special situations

With Extensive Experience

Over 25+ years of investment experience, profound transaction know-how for especially complex structures and a hands-on portfolio management culture


The partners of apaneo have a broad experience across industries. We have accompanied and concluded transactions with an entrepreneurial approach in complex situations like corporate carve-outs, cross-border transactions, owners succession or distressed cases all over Europe.

apaneo employs and cooperates with an internationally and operationally experienced team of operational industry experts. They accompany the portfolio companies on very close proximity, assume operational positions or take over project leading responsibilities as appropriate to the challenges the companies are facing in order to support their successful further development.

This approach allows to add a comprehensive expertise in all operational functions and processes - marketing, production, finance & administration - and industries tailor made to the requirements of the companies - both in terms of subject and timing.

Investment Approach

Complex Situations

Situation: Companies in transformational or special situations providing potential for optimization and growth

Size: Revenues above EUR 20 million and up to EUR 500 million

Transaction Volume: Up to EUR 150 million

Structure: Flexible investment structure - customized equity and debt solutions but only majority investments

Sectors: Industry-agnostic but with a focus on industrials/manufacturing, automotive, consumer goods, chemicals, healthcare/med-tech

Buy-and-Build Strategy: Horizontal and vertical portfolio diversification as well as market consolidation

Learn more about apaneo and our investment approach in our Company Presentation


Switzerland - Pfäffikon

apaneo capital partners

Churerstraße 135
8808 Pfäffikon SZ
+41 55 416 26 60

Germany - Munich


Leopoldstrasse 11a
80802 Munich
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