The Silverfern Group is a privately-owned global investment firm which specializes in originating, structuring and making proprietary principal investments across industries and around the world.
Silverfern sources these investment opportunities through the powerful combination of its 12 Senior Partners and the 50+ experienced, Fortune 1000 executives on the Silverfern Advisory Board, who work to identify, access, and diligence actionable proprietary opportunities which meet Silverfern’s investment return criteria. Silverfern also invests globally alongside private equity sponsors that invite Silverfern to participate in investments sourced by them.
Silverfern makes certain of its investments through its affiliated co-investment program, Silverfern Co-Investment PartnersTM (the SCIP Program) that makes equity co-investments in the range of $25 million to $150 million per transaction (SCIP’s share of the $100 million to $1.5 billion total equity invested per deal) with leading private equity firms and sophisticated family offices in buyouts, acquisitions and recapitalizations worldwide. SCIP invests on behalf of over 60 multi-billion dollar single family offices around the world, and has an exclusive global partnership with Citibank to provide superior equity co-investment opportunities to certain of Citibank Private Bank’s largest and most sophisticated UHNW clients worldwide.
Silverfern invests in real estate through its affiliated co-investment program, Silverfern Real Estate Partners (the SREP Program) that makes equity and debt co-investments in the range of $10 million to $100 million per transaction (SREP’s share) into both real estate assets and companies around the world, focusing on value added opportunistic real estate investments throughout the capital structure. SREP makes investments in stand-alone properties, portfolios of assets, real estate operating companies, investments into the GP side of equity transactions, and clubbed investments with other like-minded investors into real estate strategies or platforms.
Silverfern also invests through its affiliate Silverfern Special Opportunities (SSO) in special situation equity co-investments in the range of $10 million to $25 million per transaction (SSO’s share) with leading private equity firms in buyouts, acquisitions and recapitalizations worldwide.
Silverfern does not act as an agent for, or provide investment banking or advisory services to, any non-affiliated third parties.
Silverfern and its affiliates are focused on investing substantial capital into good companies in partnership with leading private equity investors, real estate investors and world-class management teams, and aim to generate superior risk-adjusted returns through growth and operational improvement.
Silverfern has offices in Amsterdam, Frankfurt, New York and Sydney.