Our Investment Philosophy

Embrace Change

We invest our time and capital in companies bringing something new, interesting and different to the world. We view ourselves as activists of change.

Build Long Lasting Value

We don’t seek hyper-growth and quick exits. We look for durable business models led by passionate entrepreneurs delivering solid growth in various market conditions.

Be Passionate

We’re looking for financial returns and more. We want to do good and have fun along the way.

What Makes Us Different

UNCONSTRAINED CAPITAL

Our evergreen fund gives us flexibility and no fixed exit horizon, allowing us to favor simple balance sheets and align ourselves with entrepreneurs. Long-term capital-perfectly synched to the pace, size and exit horizon of the businesses we support.

DEEP & DIVERSIFIED EXPERIENCE

Our extensive experience in consumer and retail, IT/software, resource efficiency and international markets is proving very helpful as our businesses face new scaling challenges.

VALUE ADDED PARTNERSHIP

Business operations: Operational expertise in go-to-market strategy, hiring and brand marketing.

International expansion: Our global network supports entrepreneurs in creating connections worldwide.

Finance operations: Expertise in structuring management incentives, bank financing, optimal capital structure.

People

Frederic Benque

Managing Partner

Lisa Chang

Accounting Manager

Scott Donohue

Partner

Lauren Edwards

Senior Associate

David Fife

Partner

Julia French

Senior Associate

Stephanie Gonzalez

Office & HR Manager

Seb Lepinard

Managing Partner

Kaitlin Miskel

Executive Assistant

Colin Paton

CFO

Priscilla Salahuddin

Receptionist

Anico Steffen

Executive Assistant to the Founder & CEO

Christina Yu

Senior Associate

Advisors

Scott Elaine Case

Stefan Pepe

Odile Roujol

Luc Vandevelde

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