Fast Facts

Background

Headquartered in Europe, Ventures4Growth was founded in 2007 as the first open partnership boutique corporate finance house. V4G is run by VenturePreneurs for Entrepreneurs and specializes in medium sized companies in the B2B sector. Since its inception V4G has expanded its success and achieved leadership in the local market.

 

Industries Served

Ventures4Growth believes that it will only truly serve the target industries by enabling them to take advantage of our expert knowledge. V4G determines the most attractive sectors by utilizing proprietary taxonomy. Depending on where a Venture is situated according to our lifecycle model we will attract the companies that fit our model.

  • Early Stage Ventures should be preferred in the Creative Industries, Clean Technology, Convergence & Disruptive Technology and are at least European Expansion Ready.
  • Later Stage and Exit enterprises will be mainly out of the Target Sectors we envision. Our approach is based on close contact with the companies and key individuals in these industries, and on having a deep understanding of the markets in which they operate.

Services Provided

V4G provides a range of corporate matchmaking services including:

  • Acquisitions
  • Divestments
  • Company sales
  • Full lifecycle debt/equity
  • Integrated financing
  • Strategic board level reviews

Every service enjoys the combination of our expertise and commitment that fuels our ability to help our clients like no other. Our clients' corporate objectives are primary focus of V4G and this dedication shines through all our services and the extremely positive result that they bring about.

 

Lifecycle Scope
Ventures4Growth's comprehensive matrix of services is relevant throughout a venture's lifecycle.

From the embryonic stage to exit, V4G's direct targeted approach focused on a specific growth phase of your Venture gets our clients the remarkable results that set Ventures4Growth a class apart in the industry.
 

Clients
From start-up businesses to industry giants such as IBM, Sun Microsystems, Sogeti and Microsoft have all enjoyed the amazing results that V4G's clients are naturally entitled to. V4G's broad spectrum of services enables a diverse of clientele to finds us and our expertise in every one of the services helps V4G deliver results that satisfy and exceed the needs and expectations of our clients.

 

People

The V4G family comprises a series of partners and associates. About half are VenturePreneurs involved in managing the transaction process. Each partner or associate has impressive experience and expertise in the relevant industry sectors. All the people at V4G, from the apex  to support staff are committed to the achievement of our clients' objectives. Their expertise, experience and commitment make the people at V4G the best people working for your corporate financial success.

 

Research
V4G has a dedicated research department, which focuses on supporting the assignment process and also tracks most of the acquisitions in Europe. This provides V4G the most comprehensive database on deal activity and valuation ingredients. As a company we also enjoy a close relationship with specific Research groups and Thought Leaders in the corporate finance sector.

 

Track Record
V4G has successfully completed hundreds of assignments. The majority of all of our transactions are exits. Our reputation is defined by our success that is based on the opportunities we mostly created for our clients. The splendid track record has earned this wonderful reputation for V4G. As a result we enjoy a high level of repeat business from our corporate clients and buyer profiles.

 

Awards and Achievements
Some of our VenturePreneurs has been presiding Venture Capital Associations in Benelux and Europe; while others have been recognized as top independent mergers and acquisition advisors in Europe.  V4G's founder, Chris Raman has been named "Business Angel of the Year - 2006" by the BAN (Business Angels Network) .