Welcome to Acanthus

A leading independent advisory firm focused on private equity fund placement

Established in 1998, our focus and core specialty is raising European mid-market funds and advising on related transactions, supported by extensive research.

We provide incisive and complete advice to our clients based on in-depth analysis and the close involvement of experienced professionals. At Acanthus we relish the opportunity to work with ambitious management teams who appreciate the added value of high-quality advice combined with commitment and drive.

In testament to our approach since inception, Acanthus has successfully raised 24 private equity funds. Several of these represent repeat and current clients.

Winners of the "Placement Agent of the Year Award 2011" at the 10th annual European Private Equity Awards held by Real Deals.