Michelson, Pinkus and Vekselberg (“MPV”) fundamental investment philosophy is to help build successful companies by selecting and supporting outstanding management teams in growing industries. Today, Michelson, Pinkus and Vekselberg is a major investor, lender and joint venture partner in companies worldwide. MPV Focus is on ventures in start-up and expansion stage financings as well as recapitalization and buyouts in five targeted growth industries, Real Estate, Agriculture, healthcare, financial services, and consumer companies.
MPV combines a disciplined investment strategy with highly experienced professionals and outstanding management teams to generate superior returns and meet long-term business objectives. Michelson, Pinkus and Vekselberg alongside company management, we help guide each business as it grows – we do more than help provide capital. Our reputation, experience and knowledge comes from a winning team of professionals dedicated to and excited about assisting, supporting and listening to the needs of our of the companies we serve.
MPV uses its expertise from its portfolio of companies and executives, and makes direct investments in companies whose core business involves synergistic benefit to its portfolio. We are not Investment Bankers, and like to take majority or minority positions in companies, directly as a principals. We do invest in startups, but prefer looking for existing salable businesses, especially in Real Estate, Agriculture, healthcare, financial services, and consumer companies.
MPV is currently making investments in companies throughout the world with particular interest, emerging markets countries in South America, Asia and European markets, which have opened up newer opportunities that previously did not exist recently in such areas due to regulation, banking turmoil, negative rates and currency advantages that previously may have limited such opportunities.