ECFG is an independent, private firm that advises, assists and invests in SMEs active in B2B markets. Their activities are primarily focused on innovative and promising entrepreneurs in the south-east region of the Netherlands (the so-called Brainport region).
ECFG is predominantly strong in venture capital, corporate finance and mergers & acquisitions (M&A’s). Its fund participates with a minority interest (20-49%) in promising, innovative B2B companies. Often the investment will be done in cooperation with other private equity firms or informal investors. They prefer companies that have a competitive advantage (niche / top-3 position in a(n) (inter)national market / special technique or patent) and is established in the Netherlands.
Their expertise and experience is primarily focused on the following sectors: ICT, High Tech manufacturing industry, Agro Tech, Environment & Sustainability, B2B services with added value (ICT or intellectual property).