We do not interfere with daily management, but team up with the management and shareholders to form a partnership. We contribute proactively to strategic thinking and keep up to date on the company's operating and financial situation via the Board of Directors. We also set out to become a sounding board for the company's management, sharing and understanding their concerns.
Whether you wish to sell part or all your share capital, or whether you are seeking financing for substantial investment or acquisition projects combined with strategic advice for management and shareholders, we are here to help you.
We welcome requests from medium-size and larger companies in all these situations, and are always prepared to try and develop flexible, tailor-made solutions to meet your needs.
In principle, we do not invest in company start-ups or investment funds.
Sofinim is especially interested in medium-sized and larger companies with:
In addition to equity, Sofinim can provide added value in several other areas.
Financial and shareholders stability
Sofinim has a strong asset base which enables us to provide sound businesses with long-term support. With this in mind, the dividend policy is tailored to the company's financial needs. We also apply a policy of follow-up investments: some 50% of the money invested by Sofinim takes the form of follow-on financing for existing participations. Hence, your company can rely on the financial support to develop and grow.
Knowledge and experience
Sofinim contributes to strategic thinking and cooperation with the management of partner companies and actively keeps up to date on their progress. Our stable, multidisciplinary team of experienced professionals has practical experience built up through working in linemanagement, and bring their know-how to bear for the benefit of your company. We also have in-depth experience of large-scale transactions in the Benelux countries, acting as the lead investor gathering together other investors as appropriate and coordinating the overall transaction.
A network of Belgian and foreign contacts
Our shareholders' many years of experience, their financial and business credibility, and their broad range of corporate interests can give you access to the right contacts.
Applying the discipline of corporate governance
We actively support the initiatives in Belgium in the area of corporate governance.
Fast, independent decision-making processes
Sofinim brings you the benefit of a small team with short lines of communication to its Board of Directors and shareholders.
For more information, contact the Sofinim team.