Kensington Capital Partners Limited is a principal investment firm specializing in direct, fund of fund, and secondary investments. In direct investments, it seeks to invest in infrastructure, seed/startup, early venture, growth capital, buyout, and mid venture stages.
The firm prefers to invest in clean technology, energy technology, information technology, digital media, telecommunications, information, and communications technologies. The firm invests in Canada with a focus on Western Canada and prefers to invest in developing countries globally with a focus on Africa, China, Indonesia, India, South America, and Latin America. Within fund of fund investments it invests in private equity, venture capital, and mezzanine funds in the United States and European markets. The fund co-invests in other portfolio funds and other related investments with the help of top quartile fund managers.
The minimum investment amount in the fund is $5 million. It seeks to co-invest and acquires a board seat in its portfolio companies and funds. The firm launches and manages hedge fund. Kensington Capital Partners Limited was founded in 1996 and is based in Toronto, Canada with additional offices in Calgary, Canada and Montreal, Canada.
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