EPE is Investment Advisor to an AIM-listed private equity vehicle, EPE Special Opportunities plc (“ESO plc”). ESO plc is the corner-stone of EPE and is 25% owned by EPE employees creating significant alignment with investors.
The current investment portfolio is comprised of 5 companies with a combined turnover of more than £140m. ESO plc seeks to invest between £2-10m in growth capital, buyout, distressed and PIPE situations; and has the flexibility to invest privately as well as publicly. It is a value focused investor at all levels of the capital structure.
Sectors of particular focus include: consumer/retail, financial services, manufacturing, media and support services (including education, healthcare and social housing).