Investor demand for the infrastructure asset class continues to rise, but so do asset valuations. According to Partners Group's Esther Peiner, the key to navigating this environment is focusing on investments that have a value-add component and that offer the opportunity to build value instead of buying it.
Watch Esther's interview to find out how Partners Group approaches the very hands-on job of creating value across its infrastructure portfolio through active asset management.
"The sourcing of private markets assets will be a totally new ball game going forward. In the future, we will work on several hundred opportunities in parallel […] and that comes with an enormous need for resources."
Speaking at our annual Global Investor Conference, Partners Group Chairman Steffen Meister shares his views on the key to successful private markets investing in the next decade.
Speaking at our annual Global Investor Conference, Adam Heltzer, Partners Group's Head of ESG & Sustainability, introduces Partners Group's new ESG Dashboards.
The Dashboards define the environmental, social and governance metrics that we track for every single one of our lead direct investments, from the amount of waste saved by our portfolio companies and assets to the health & safety of their employees.
As a long-term investor, how do you differentiate lasting trends from fads? On stage at our annual Global Investor Conference, Christina Han explains how Partners Group applies its Thematic Sourcing approach.
The firm's dedicated research team, which sits in its Industry Value Creation team, works to map out sub-sectors with long-term growth prospects and then scours the globe to find the most promising companies within these segments.
Partners Group, together with Capvis, invested in VAT Group on behalf of its clients in February 2014. Headquartered in Switzerland, VAT is the global market leader in the development and production of critical high-end vacuum valves, multi-valve modules and edge-welded bellows.
In April 2016, Partners Group and Capvis successfully listed VAT on the SIX Swiss Stock Exchange in an initial public offering.