Backed over 40 mid-market businesses
Completed 100+ bolt-on acquisitions
Invested across 11 countries
2021: Launch of €458m Origin Fund
Launch of €458m Origin Fund, targeting lower mid-market companies and building on the firm’s successful track record.
Milan office opens as Oakley strengthens its presence in a key market for the firm and reputation as a pan-European investor.
Oakley completes its 100th bolt-on acquisition.
2019: Fund IV €1.46bn
Fund IV closes at €1.46bn.
Oakley invests in Ekon, soon to become Iberia’s leading independent business software provider to SMEs.
Oakley combines Seagull and Videotel to create Ocean Technologies Group, providing e-learning and software solutions to 20,000 vessels around the world.
2016: Fund III €800m
Fund III closes at €800m.
2017 investments include TechInsights (18x MM return in 2021) and WebPros (6.7x MM return in 2019).
In 2018, Oakley opens an office in Munich to capitalise on the growing opportunities in the DACH region.
MM return in 2021
2013: Fund II €524m
Fund II closes at €524m.
Oakley invests in Inspired, our first education asset (fully exited in 2020 for a 4x return).
2014: investments in Facile and Intergenia.
2015: investments in Parship, Verivox and HEG.
MM return on full exit in 2020
2007: Fund 1 €288m
Fund I is launched at €288m.
Initial investments include Daisy Plc and Host Europe (3x MM return in 2010).
MM return on 2010 exit