Investment Criteria

Convergent will consider deals that fit the following investment criteria:

  • Deal sizes: flexible approach to deal size based on needs of the company or selling shareholders
  • Capital structure agnostic: capital structure based on the company's needs
  • Buyout and significant minority: friendly transactions with active management support
  • Platform / Bolt-on opportunities: platform companies enable consolidation in related market segments
  • Financial discipline: cash flow generative businesses proven across business cycles
  • Excellent management teams: Matching our guiding principles and ethical standards

Convergent will not consider deals of the following nature:

  • Early-stage companies: especially with technology or market risk
  • Loss making businesses: in need of major operational restructuring
  • Non ESG compliant sectors: including tobacco, drugs, weapons, gambling, and pornography
  • Extractive industries: and/ or sectors prone to high levels of commoditization