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BayBG

Through its investments, BayBG is currently strengthening the capital base of 500 Bavarian medium-sized businesses. The BayBG is thus the Bavarian market leader among medium-sized enterprise-oriented investment companies. Through its commitment, the BayBG enables the companies to realize expansion and innovation plans, make corporate succession plans as well as optimize the capital structure and implement of turn-around measures. 

BayBG’s range of private equity programs

Target groups

Industrial, larger skilled-trade, retail and service companies with growth potential

Strategic options
  • Capacity expansion
  • Internationalization
  • Investment in new markets
  • Streamlining
  • Optimization of the capital structure
  • Replacement of mezzanine debt

Type of investment
  • Silent (mezzanine) partnership
  • Open (direct) investment (minority stake)
  • Combined (silent/open) investment

Size of investment

€ 10,000 to € 7 million

Term

Generally between six to 10 years

Other services

Consultation services regarding financing and business issues, wide network of service providers, discussion partner in strategic matters

Information required for an initial assessment

Detailed company information about products, markets, current annual financial statements, target figures, etc.

Conditions

Individually determined (risk focused)

Target groups

Companies that have technology-driven products and/or services (start-ups, established companies)

 

Financing situations
  • Innovative, market-focused product development
  • Market entry
  • Investment
  • Working capital

Stage of investment
  • Seed Stage is not financed by BayBG
  • BayBG is focused on Start up- and Later Stage-Investments
  • BayBG is normally the first instituional investor after a Business Angel and / or HTGF-Financing Round

 

Type of investment
  • Silent (mezzanine) partnership
  • Open (direct) investment (minority stake)
  • Combined (silent/open) investment

Size of investment

Initial start up-investment € 250,000 to € 1.5 million; through further financing rounds we normally invest up to € 2.5 million in a start up-company, Later Stage-investments up to € 7 million.

 
Other services

Consultation services regarding financing and business issues, wide network of service providers, discussion partner in strategic matters

 

Required information

Detailed company information about products, markets, competitors, current annual financial statements, target figures, business plan etc.

 

Venture Capital team

Meet our people.

 

Venture Capital portfolio

Our portfolio.

 

Venture Capital exits

Our successful exits.

 
Target groups

Small and medium-sized enterprises that

  • must plan business succession
  • want to spin off company segments

Executives who want to acquire a company or part of it

Strategic options
  • *MBO = management buy-out;
    *MBI = management buy-in
  • Spin-offs
  • Replacement of business owners

Type of investment
  • Silent (mezzanine) partnership
  • Open (direct) investment (minority stake)
  • Combined (silent/open) investment

Size of investment

€ 250,000 to € 7 million

Term

Generally between six to 10 years

Other services

Consultation services regarding financing and business issues, wide network of service providers, discussion partner in strategic matters

Information required for an initial assessment

Detailed company information about products, markets, current annual financial statements, target figures, etc.

Conditions

Individually determined (risk focused)

Target groups

Companies with promising business concepts that are facing a crisis or just experienced one

Strategic options
  • Co-financing of restructuring steps
  • Streamlining of business processes
  • Modification of the product range
  • Entry into new markets
  • Working capital

Type of investment
  • Silent (mezzanine) partnership
  • Open (direct) investment (minority stake)
  • Combined (silent/open) investment

Size of investment

€ 500,000 and more

Term

Generally between six to 10 years

Other services

Consultation services regarding financing and business issues, wide network of service providers, discussion partner in strategic matters

Information required for an initial assessment

Detailed company information about products, markets, current annual financial statements, target figures, etc.

Conditions

Individually determined (risk focused)

Start-ups:

Silent partnership ranging from € 20,000 to € 250,000 for companies that have been in business for up to five years.

Capital for skilled-trade, retail and industrial companies:

Silent partnership ranging from € 10,000 to € 100,000 for companies that have been in business for more than five years.