Patria – Brazilian Private Equity Fund III L.P.

Rest of the World Education, Health, Manufacturing, Food and agriculture, Infrastructure, Construction and real estate, Financial services

This is a generalist fund active in Latin America with a specific focus on Brazil.

This investment was made under a previous strategy. We disclose information on all our current investments, but narrative information on our pre-2012 investments, when we introduced a new strategy, may be limited.

Key facts

Status:
Active
Region

Since 2012, we’ve only invested in Africa and South Asia. Investments outside these regions are from our pre-2012 portfolio.

:
Rest of the World
Countries

For funds, the countries listed here are those the fund has invested in so far.

:
Brazil
Sector

We have seven priority sectors. However, we continue to invest outside these sectors, largely in the most challenging regions, as new investment supporting any sector helps to underpin the private sector, and create jobs and livelihoods for people. For funds, the sectors listed here are those the fund has invested in so far.

:
Construction and real estate, Education, Financial services, Food and agriculture, Health, Infrastructure, Manufacturing
Investment type

We provide capital in three broad ways: direct equity, debt, and intermediated equity (principally through investment funds).

:
Intermediated investment
Fund manager:
Patria Investimentos
Start date

For direct investments, this is the date CDC committed capital to the business or project.

For funds, this is the date that CDC committed capital to the fund.

For underlying fund investments, this is the date that the fund invested capital into the business.e

:
November 2007
Amount

For direct investments, this is the total amount that CDC has committed to the business or project (it may be a combination of equity and debt).

For funds, this is the total amount that CDC has committed to the fund.

:
$30m
Domicile

This is the investee company’s place of incorporation; or a fund’s jurisdiction.

:
Cayman Islands

Investments made by this fund

  • Active
  • Exited
Investment name Country Region Sector Start date Status
Zatix Tecnologia S.A. (Zatik Participacoes)

Omnilink Tecnologia is one of the leading companies in the Brazilian automatic vehicle location and navigational systems industry. The company develops, manufactures and sells tracking systems for the cargo trailer tracking market.

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Brazil Rest of the World Manufacturing December 2007 Active
Smartfit Escola de Ginastica e Danca S.A. (BioRitmo)

BioRitmo is the largest fitness club operator in Latin America. It is a Brazilian company that develops and manages health clubs for the premium and budget market under two brands.

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Brazil Rest of the World Health August 2010 Active
SupplierCard Administradora de Cartoes S.A. (SupplierCard)

SupplierCard is a credit card issuer and acquirer focused on private label cards for business-to-business purchases. The company has agreements with large corporations to finance the sale of goods and services to their small to mid-size clients through private label credit cards.

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Brazil Rest of the World Financial services September 2010 Active
Centro de Imagem Diagnosticos S.A. (Alliar)

Rede Brasileira (DASA) is a platform created to combine four Brazilian medical diagnostics companies, providing healthcare services in Brazil.

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Brazil Rest of the World Health March 2011 Active
RP Representacoes Ltda (Agrichem)

Agrichem is a leading micro-nutrient fertiliser company that provides plant nutrition in the form of liquid fertilizers to a variety of crops.

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Brazil Rest of the World Food and agriculture June 2011 Active
DanicaZipco Sistema Construtivos (Zipco)

Zipco specialises in the production and assembly of steel frames for the Brazilian civil construction industry. Completed construction projects include warehouses for logistic sites, industrial facilities, retail chains and shopping malls.

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Brazil Rest of the World Manufacturing September 2011 Active
Shopping do Brasil investimento e Participacao S/A (Tenco)

Shopping do Brasil is a developer and manager of shopping malls in mid-sized cities in Brazil.

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Brazil Rest of the World Construction and real estate September 2012 Active