Investments in different asset classes
Ahlström Capital invests in several asset classes. Industrial investments include holdings in listed and non-listed companies. In addition, Ahlström Capital manages a cleantech fund that has investments in growth stage companies in the cleantech industry.
Ahlström Capital’s industrial investments include holdings in listed companies Ahlstrom Corporation, Munksjö Oyj and Suominen Corporation. In addition, the portfolio includes direct holdings in non-listed companies Destia Group Oyj and Enics AG, as well as a fund investment in AC Cleantech Growth Fund I, an investment fund managed by Ahlström Capital.
For Ahlström Capital’s portfolio companies, Ahlström Capital’s ownership is a guarantee that the portfolio companies are managed and developed in a responsible manner. According to the interviews with the portfolio companies, Ahlström Capital is a persistent long-term owner, who supports and develops the companies, even in challenging times.
Ahlström Capital is also described as a solvent and trustworthy owner that has a strong industrial knowledge and motivation to develop the business together with the portfolio companies.