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25 successful years.

Capvis has been generating value in private equity for over 25 years. For companies with new strategies and growth opportunities. For investors with long-term perspectives.

2017
Private Equity International (PEI) presents the Operational Excellence Award 2017, in the category Large-Cap EMEA, to Capvis and Partners Group for their excellent value creation achievements with VAT Group.

PEI selected Capvis as the „Best Private Equity Firm“ in Switzerland for the twelfth time.
2016
Capvis Equity Partners AG is supervised as an asset manager of collective investment schemes by the Swiss regulator FINMA.
2014
Capvis Equity Partners and Partners Group have been awarded the „Swiss M&A Award“ by KPMG for „Best National M&A Transaction 2013”. The award was presented to Capvis and Partners Group for the acquisition of the Swiss company, VAT Group AG.

The fundraising for Capvis Equity IV LP was completed successfully by reaching the hard cap of EUR 720m.

Capvis Equity Partners was selected as the “Best Private Equity Firm” in Switzerland for the eleventh time.
2013
Private Equity International (PEI) selected Capvis as the „Best Private Equity Firm“ in Switzerland for the tenth time. For the first time, Capvis was also chosen as the “Best Private Equity Firm” in Germany.
2008
The fundraising for the fund Capvis Equity III LP fund is completed with total commitments of EUR 608m.
2004
The fundraising for the Capvis Equity II LP fund is completed with total commitments of EUR 340m.
2003
Capvis Equity Partners AG has been operating as an independent private equity firm in German-speaking Europe since its spin-off from UBS.
1999
The fundraising for the Capvis Equity I LP fund is completed with total commitments of EUR 310m.
from 1995
From 1995 until the UBS/SBV merger in 1998, SBC Equity Partners was the division of the Swiss Bank Corporation for investments in Europe. After the UBS/SBC merger, Capvis Equity Partners emerged as part of the UBS private equity organisation (UBS Capital) and was responsible for the Swiss and Austrian market.
before 1995
Before 1995, Capvis conducted its advisory and investment activity as part of the Equity Banking Division of the Swiss Bank Corporation.