About Pera

Pera is an independent private equity firm focusing on mid-market opportunities in Turkey. Pera is backed by blue chip institutional investors including the EBRD (the European Bank for Reconstrution and Development), the EIF (the European Investment Fund), the CDC (Caisse Des Depots) / Proparco (Averroes II) and Sarona Asset Management.

Pera supports Turkish companies in achieving their growth plans through a combination of the team’s operational experience and institutional capital.

Investment Strategy

Segment Leaders with Strong Competitive Advantage in High Growth Sectors

Pera targets to invest in companies with sales ranging between EUR 10-70m.

Focus on Control / Joint Control Deals

Pera focuses on succession, spin-off and selected growth capital opportunities

Investment Approach

Distinct Sourcing Capability

Pera has a distinct sourcing capability for proprietary deal origination supported by the extensive local business network and proven co-investment culture.

Rigorous Investment Process

As a locally based team, Pera has an efficient decision making process. Throughout the due diligence phase, Pera identifies value creation areas.

Repeatable Value Creation Model

Pera establishes partnerships with professional management teams and worldwide experts to facilitate transformation by implementing best practices.

Clear Exit Strategy

Pera works towards a clear exit plan from day one when engaging in a new opportunity. Pera’s aim is to create professionally managed companies with sustainable long-term growth potential.