Since its founding in 1994, the firm has initiated several private equity funds investing in several African countries, South Korea, Mexico, India, and Sri Lanka. Private equity investment activities are currently focused on India and Sri Lanka. Zephyr’s funds cater to medium size enterprises that are often ignored by larger private equity players. Zephyr funds provide growth capital to established companies with proven business models and sustainable competitive advantages.
The firm’s special expertise lies in bringing global best practices to medium-sized growing companies by assisting them in conceptualizing sustainable business strategy, management development, compensation, ESG, expansion outside of their home country, capital structure and positioning for stock exchange listing or trade sale.
Investors in Zephyr sponsored funds include high net worth individuals, family offices, endowments and foundations, and development finance institutions.