Investments and Venture Capital

AC&E provides advice, capital and execution services to high potential organizations and entrepreneurs at all stages of business maturity, including:
  • Commercialisation and start-ups
  • Growth/ Expansion Stage businesses
  • Buyouts - including takeovers, MBO, MBI
  • Turnarounds of distressed businesses
  • Joint Ventures to enable growth and expansion
AC&E employs an integrated advice, capital and execution approach with investment opportunities.  We employ unique and cross-disciplinary advice, capital and execution services through five lines of business to service the needs of a business.
Advice - strategic advisory, business planning and information memorandum development
Capital Raisings - private equity, venture capital and private placements to raise capital for a business, project or venture
Funds - establishing investment funds and Special Purpose Vehicles (SPV) to capitalize a business, project or venture
Finance - corporate finance, structured finance, debt lending and insurance offerings to meet the needs of a business, project or venture
AC&E Ventures in the form of joint ventures and affiliates relationships to distribute and sell a business’s offerings
We assist with raising capital, including seed capital, angel investments, equity raisings, debt raisings, corporate finance and structured finance, investment funds and organic revenue generation programs.

AC&E raises equity and debt capital from the international markets to assist companies with their capital needs -- capital is creatively sourced from private equity and venture capital funds, superannuation and pension funds, high net worth/angel investors, corporate and institutional investors and governments.
AC&E also sets up and manage incubation stage investment funds and structures that invest directly into start up and early stage businesses.  
We can also assist businesses with defining exist strategies, initial public offerings (IPO), trade sales, corporate restructuring, mergers and acquisitions (M&A), in-sourcing, co-sourcing and outsourcing, joint ventures, alliances and forming business partnerships to create value.
AC&E can also assist with generating internet and mobile traffic to a website.

Private Equity and Corporate Ventures

AC&E and Lazarus Capital Partners operate a specialised joint venture with a principal focus on private equity and corporate venture investments, using a combination of proprietary and co-investment capital — the joint venture is known as AC&E Lazarus Ventures. The key sectors that AC&E Lazarus Ventures invest in include:

  • Real estate
  • Technology
  • Infrastructure
  • Energy and Resources
  • Special Situations
  • Lending Solution Providers
  • Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A)

Further information about AC&E Lazarus Ventures can be found here.


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