About the Fund
Pacific Transportation is dedicated to investments in the transportation sector, with a particular focus on shipping, offshore energy services and general transport infrastructure. We invest in longer-term trends in Asian-based businesses, leveraging strong economic growth and rapid developments in the region. Our mission is to create value for both our investors and portfolio companies, by identifying specific sub-sectors with strong fundamentals and partnering with management teams to grow and build competitive companies.
We seek to create value by partnering with strong management teams where our capital can bring about transformational change to a company to capitalize on key industry developments and local Asian elements within a global context. We draw on significant operational and transactional experience to structure mutually beneficial relationships that deliver desired outcomes to all stakeholders.
Pacific Transportation invests growth capital in sectors linked to long-term development trends. Pacific Transportation adopts a private equity disciplined approach in its investments:Focus
- Target deal size: US$20 - US$80 million in equity
- Pacific Transportation invests in platform companies with strong management teams
- Generally require co-invest from sponsors / promoters to align interests
- Headquartered or significant presence in Asia
A relationship with Pacific Transportation provides more than just capital:
- Leverage upon the deep sector expertise within the team and an established industry network
- Implement clear and measurable objectives to help portfolio companies become more operationally productive and efficient
- Implement international best practices in corporate governance, risk management policies and system controls
- Work together with management team to evaluate organic and inorganic growth strategies
- Strike a balance between debt - equity capital structure to allow portfolio companies to harness the advantages of leverage for growth within a manageable risk framework
- Adopt a long term view with strong support for the management and commitment to our shared vision of the business strategy