Since 1999, Genesis Capital has been supporting the development of small and medium-sized enterprises with strong growth potential but limited financial resources. We follow clear investment criteria. We use capital of reputable institutional investors to add value to growing businesses. Since our company’s foundation, we have advised four funds with a total size of over 170 million euros.
Since 1999, we have assisted in the development of over 30 small and medium-sized Czech and Slovak companies, helping many of them become market leaders in their fields. For the portfolios of Genesis Funds, we select companies with strong growth potential and ambitious management teams with proven ability to implement development plans. We have also extended our reach to other Central European countries.
The team of Genesis Capital comprises of seasoned investment professionals with experience across industries and backgrounds in investment banking and private equity. In addition to our industrial expertise, our team brings together a thorough understanding of the Czech and Slovak markets and a wide network of contacts that generate a solid pipeline of investment opportunities throughout Central Europe.
The owners of the respective companies have agreed to combine DATART, one of the biggest retail entities in the Czech Republic, with HP TRONIC, the operator of the Euronics retail chain and owner of the Kasa.cz and Hej.sk e-shops. The newly created structure will represent both companies, which have been operating separately to date, on the retail market. The structure will receive a capital contribution from Genesis Private Equity Fund III, which will gain a material minority share.More info
Genesis Private Equity Fund III (GPEF III), which was launched last year, announces its latest investment. The Fund acquires a 47% share in POS Media Group, a provider of point-of-sale advertising and in-store communications solutions. The main partners of the Group include leading retail chains in several countries across Central and Eastern Europe. Following the acquisition of a majority stake in the pharmaceutical company QUINTA-ANALYTICA, POS Media Group represents the second investment of GPEF III, which has a total of over EUR 80 million in committed capital for investments into small and medium-sized enterprises in the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland, Hungary and Austria.More info