Investment strategy

Our interest is equity or equity type investment opportunites in strategic and mature companies led by experienced management teams with successful track records.  Our principal value additions to companies include: helping companies access growth capital (both equity and debt), improving financial management and controls, aligning management and shareholders’ interests through options or other upside-sharing arrangements for management, and strategic direction through active Bancroft participation at the Board level.  

Geographic area

Turkey, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary, Poland, the Baltic countries, Romania, Bulgaria, Slovenia, Croatia, Serbia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Macedonia, Montenegro, Albania, Greece


All except arms, tobacco, spirits, gambling, and most kinds of property investing


Target investment size

EUR 10-30 million per company for the fund, larger transactions with co-investors





3-5 years

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