Welcome to Kartesia
Kartesia is an independent and privately-owned European specialist financing small and middle-market companies. We provide long-term liquidity and credit solutions following a fundamental and disciplined approached, based on our knowledge of the European small and mid-cap corporate market and our extensive professional network.
We target opportunities in which we can invest between €10m and €70m and have the ability to fund and hold up over €100m, with the support of our limited partners. We are a long-term and relationship-driven investor aiming to offer our investors stable and superior risk-adjusted returns by building a diversified portfolio with solid downside protection.
In May 2018, Kartesia received one of the most prestigious and selective awards in the industry: Creditflux Best European direct lending fund 2018 for Kartesia Credit Opportunities III (“KCO III”). Earlier the same year, Kartesia was honoured to receive two prestigious Private Debt Investor awards. Kartesia was voted Lender of the year Europe 2017 and Junior Lender of the Year Europe 2017. The awards, in our 4th year, recognised the achievements of the debt financing industry in over 50 categories from shortlists nominated by the editorial team of Private Debt Investor, a Private Equity International publication. The global awards were voted on by readers, which include industry leaders and private lending professionals. In 2017, Kartesia was proud to receive the European Lower Mid-Market Lender of the Year award also from Private Debt Investor magazine.
AltCredit Intelligence European Performance Award 2018 - Direct Lending Fund
Creditflux Manager Awards 2018 - Best European direct lending fund
Private Debt Investor - Lender of the year 2017
Private Debt Investor - Junior Lender of the year 2017
Private Debt Investor - Lower Mid-Market Lender of the year 2016