Aqua Capital Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Private Equity Profile

In the last 3 years, Aqua Capital has acquired 1 company.

Aqua Capital’s most common sectors for investment are agriculture (29%) and transportation (29%). The Firm’s most common investment types include buyout (lbo, mbo, mbi) (86%) and stake purchase (15%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity7
    • M&A Buy Activity7
  • Total Sectors Invested 5
  • Total Countries Invested 1
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 1

Aqua Capital is a private equity firm focused on growth investments in mid-market companies throughout the Brazilian and South American agribusiness value chain. Aqua looks to identify 'best-in-class' companies with significant growth opportunities and $15 to $250 million in revenue. Aqua Capital was formed in 2009 and is based in Sao Paulo.


Investment Criteria

Sectors of Interest: Agriculture, Beverages, Food, Transportation

Target Transaction Types: Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI), Growth Capital, Recapitalization

Geographic Preferences: Latin/South America

Transaction Criteria Min Max
Target Revenue 15 250
Target EBITDA - -
Investment Size - -
Enterprise Value - -
values in millions of USD

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 T
Buy (0.4/yr) # 5 1 - - 1 - 7
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
  7

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Rech Agricultural 2019-01-09 - Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Itajaí, Brazil · www.rechagricola.com.br
Rural Brazil 2016-06-30 - Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Sao Jose do Rio , Brazil · www.brasilrural.net
Geneseas Aquacultura 2015-08-24 - Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Vila Jaguara, Brazil · www.geneseas.com.br
Grand Cru Importer Ltda 2015-04-06 - Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Sao Paulo, Brazil · www.grandcru.com.br
Comfrio Logistics Solutions 2015-01-07 - Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Bebedouro, Brazil · www.comfrio.com.br
Stock Tech Logística Ltda 2015-01-07 - Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Pinhais, Brazil · www.stocktech.com.br
Aminoagro 2013-08-01 - Stake Purchase
West-GO City, Brazil · www.aminoagro.agr.br
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M&A by Sector

Sector Current # Value All-time # Value
Agriculture 2 (29%) - 2 (29%) -
Transportation 2 (29%) - 2 (29%) -
Beverages 1 (14%) - 1 (14%) -
Distribution 1 (14%) - 1 (14%) -
Food 1 (14%) - 1 (14%) -
Total 7 - 7 -

Acquisitions By Geo

State/Country Current # Value All-time # Value
Brazil 7 (100%) - 7 (100%) -
Total 7 - 7 -

Acquisitions by Deal Type

Type Current # Value All-time # Value
Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI) 6 (86%) - 6 (86%) -
Stake Purchase 1 (14%) - 1 (14%) -
Total 7 - 7 -