Portobello’s mission is to “build industry leaders”. Portobello is looking for companies that fit its investment criteria and where there is an asymmetry it can take advantage of. Consistently, Portobello targets successful growing family owned businesses with best-in-class management teams and potential to take them to the next level through consolidation and internationalization.
Its investment strategy consists of investing in mid-market companies headquartered in Spain with EVs of €50–500 million. Portobello seeks to make control/majority investments in companies, with which it can work over its holding period, to build industry leaders. its strategy is based, among others, on systemic sourcing of market inefficiencies, focus on industry consolidation and international expansion
All the above, allows Portobello to generate a real impact in the economy through the consolidation and internationalization of local Spanish businesses, increasing the number of employees in its 2 previous funds by more than 15,000 since the acquisition of the companies. Portobello also focuses on professionalizing the teams and processes in its companies, making their businesses more diversified and sustainable long-term by aligning with current ESG requirements.