About ACE & Company

ACE & Company is a next-generation private investment group with a pulse on the future of  direct investments around the world. Our passion is for finding investment opportunities where our edge is unparalleled through many years of relationship building, a carefully developed position of knowledge in the sectors where we are active, and a culture of speed to gain first mover’s advantage. Our purpose is to offer clients a long-term and collaborative investment approach that values honesty, transparency and rigorous execution, so that our strategies not only provide unique access to high-growth, risk-managed deals, but generates what we consider our bedrock-- trust. Our progress has been marked by a globally respected track record since the company was founded in 2005. In the last four years we have increased our assets under management by fivefold to over $860 million and in 2017 received FINMA authorization. With headquarters in Geneva and offices in London, Hong Kong, New York, and Cairo, our global presence brings us in direct contact with clients and offers an exceptional network of opportunities across our diverse investment portfolio.

2005 – 2018

2005
ACE is founded.

2006
The three founders focus on research services.

2007
First advisory transaction executed for $1.5 million.

2008
ACE receives mandate to manage an investment portfolio.

2009
New shareholders join ACE to develop services and share resources.

2010
ACE structures first investment vehicle for private investors and reaches $50 million in assets.

2011
New UK and Cairo office drive the development of direct portfolio strategies for core investors.

2012
New stage-based approach is defined, and ACE opens up services as platform, active across regions and sectors.

2013
ACE strengthens strategic sourcing partners and reinforces its global reach with new HK office. ACE passes $200 million in assets.

2014
ACE Strengthens Strategic Sourcing Partners to Reinforce ACE’s Global Reach.

2015
ACE celebrates its tenth birthday by holding the first Global Investment Forum and launches new Early and Growth strategy after significant distributions.

2016
Cultivates team with over 30 members, surpasses the $500mm mark of total assets under management, and reaches $100 million in cumulative net profits to investors.

2017
Total Assets grow by 60% to $800mm with fully developed and dedicated teams for its Early, Growth, Buyout and Secondary portfolio strategies. ACE receives FINMA regulation.

2018
ACE moved offices and is establishing ourselves in the Smart Village in Egypt and launched our middle east operations in partnership with StonePine Capital.