Who is Montagu Private Equity?

Formally within HSBC, Montagu Private Equity became a standalone business in 2003 and is now a private equity firm focused on Northern Europe.

What does Montagu Private Equity ("Montagu") do?

Operating from five offices across Europe, the investment team of over 30 individuals pursues companies valued between €100 million and €1 billion.

The firm employs a dedicated team of investment and operational experts with significant experience in industry and consulting. Montagu creates a full potential plan with management to rapidly deliver change that will maximise the value of the company.

"We work to create value in partnership with management teams" - Montagu Private Equity

Some companies Montagu has invested in

  • Arkopharma
  • Sebia
  • Hansen Protection

Why do we back Montagu?

"In addition to Montagu's consistent and proven strategy across market cycles, we like their approach of partnering with businesses that offer "must have" products or services" – Alan Gauld, Aberdeen Standard Investments


Northern Europe

Core sectors


Target company size

€100 million to €1 billion

Investment strategy