Sycamore is a global investment firm
with offices in the US, India, and Singapore. Collectively,
our investment professionals have well over 100 years of investment
experience, have invested in more than 100 companies, served
on the boards of directors of over 75 companies, taken more
than 20 companies public and sold or merged over 40 companies.
Funds under our management invest in the US, the greater China
region, and India.
Our asiaSTAR group of funds primarily focuses on the Greater
China region. We look for expansion stage companies with strong
management teams and the potential to capture leadership positions
in their niche sectors. We invest in a broad range of sectors
including information technology, consumer, manufacturing,
and media. We seek to invest US$5-20 million equity in each
company to fund its growth.
India is also a key geographic market for us. We look for
midsize companies with matured business model, sustainable
profitability and potential for significant top line growth.
Typically we seek to invest US$10-25 million directly in the
company to fund such growth. However, in case of extraordinary
opportunities, we may invest up to US$100 million in a single
In the US, we invest in late stage information technology
and bio-pharmaceutical companies with proven business models
and management teams with strong execution capabilities. We
seek to invest at least US$5 million into a single company.
Often, our portfolio companies leverage our financial and
operational expertise, entrenched relationships in global
capital markets, active investment portfolios and investment
activities to accelerate business development, financial restructuring