Investment Mandate

Kirwood Capital partners with exceptional businesses and teams to accelerate profitable growth

Investment Criteria

Eligible businesses

We invest in growing businesses with profits of >$2M and niche leadership positions. We actively assess environmental, social and governance impacts


We invest in businesses that are headquartered in Australia and New Zealand with international growth prospects.

Cheque size

We can offer A$3M-25M in growth capital. We are flexible and unconstrained on deal structures.

Holding period

No fixed investment horizon – we are buy and hold investors with exit flexibility.

Ownership stake – partnership deals

We generally own between 10%-80% of the business alongside existing founders and management teams (or strategic co-investors).

Industry focus

Kirwood Capital is industry agnostic but we are thesis driven and anchor to compelling secular investment theses including healthcare, education, financial services and consumer.

Key Theses


Stable industry, with long term tailwinds including population growth and increasing real expenditure per capita on education.

Middle class consumer

Focus on rising middle class in Asia, creating strong secular tailwinds e.g. consumer products and tourism.

Financials services

Structural dislocation in Australian banking system, disruption by new technology enabled business models.


Ageing populations, seeking innovative and unique care and service models.

Track Record

Kirwood Capital’s team has deep experience in growth investment, strategy and operations

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