Yorkway Partners History
Yorkway Partners was founded in 2009 to work with the owners and management of high quality businesses to provide solutions that support their growth plans and succession needs. A unique blend of business and investment experience and extensive business and investor networks offers a partnership approach called Smart Capital – more than just money. It’s a powerful combination of experience, strategic support and growth capital to help businesses to grow and reach their full potential.
Yorkway has invested in 10 businesses, arranging in excess of $565m equity on an enterprise value of $1.1 billion, delivering returns in excess of 25% IRR on exited investments.
In June 2020, the founders of Yorkway and Quintet Partners announced their decision to bring together their firms to form Quintet Yorkway, creating a leading manager of private assets focused on the mid-market sector. Quintet Yorkway has 10 investment professionals with a track record of 40 completed transactions, 23 exits, $865m funds raised and $245m funds under management.
Quintet Yorkway focuses on mid-market growth equity investments and private debt in Australia and New Zealand. Investments made by Quintet Yorkway are funded by a combination of specialist funds and investment from a network of more than 100 investors.
The existing Yorkway investment portfolio, will be managed by the current Yorkway principals, Paul Batchelor and Michelene Hart and the same investment team until they are divested.
Visit www.quintetyorkway.com to find out more about Quintet Yorkway.