Our local private equity fund, Sepidar, was launched in December 2020. Sepidar is the largest SEO-regulated private equity fund in Iran. The fund is managed by a competent team of investment bankers with strong operational expertise and years of experience handling M& A deals both locally and internationally. The fund invests in a diversified portfolio of FMCG companies, with high concentration on the Food, Pharmaceutical, Agricultural, Detergent, and Cosmetic sectors.

Key features of the fund:

  • Fund Size: IRR 3,500 bn
  • Fund Term: 7 years
  • Investment Period: 4 years
  •  Target Sectors: Fast moving consumer goods (FMCG)
  • Other: Tax-exempt (both on dividends and capital gain)

Our Investment Strategy:

  • Investment in small and mature companies with great potential for growth
  • Strong shareholder positions in portfolio companies
  •  Active board participation in portfolio companies
  • Provision of operational support for portfolio companies