Capvis Equity Partners awarded "Firm of the year in Switzerland" by Private Equity International

Capvis is delighted to announce that it has been voted “Firm of the year in Switzerland” by the readers of Private Equity International.

The Private Equity International Award is known as the largest and most comprehensive award in the private equity industry. Private Equity International confirmed that this year’s voter turnout has been very strong and diverse with a large participation from the professionals in the industry globally including Limited Partners, General Partners and Advisors.

2016 was a strong year for Capvis and we are pleased that the industry recognised the positive developments of our funds, portfolio companies and organisation. We would like to take the opportunity to thank all our Limited Partners, business partners and all the voters for their continuous trust and support.

About Capvis

Capvis is the leading private equity firm based in Switzerland. It invests in German-speaking Europe and in Northern Italy. With a current fund volume of EUR 720 million, Capvis focuses on majority holdings in leading mid-sized companies. It aims to support management teams in unleashing entrepreneurial potential and achieving new levels of excellence. Since 1990 Capvis has completed 52 transactions with a total volume of more than EUR 5 billion. Capvis has floated ten companies on stock exchanges and has repeatedly been voted Switzerland's, and also Germany's, best private equity firm by the international financial press.