Why Investors Partner With Us

An Active Partnership Approach

We are an equity partner that brings more than money to the relationship. With deep in house expertise, we provide the support to accelerate growth creation in our portfolio companies.

A Clear Focus

We target middle market companies located in Australia and New Zealand with enterprise values of $50m to $300m.



A Diverse Portfolio

We have a diverse portfolio across healthcare, industrials, financial services, technology, education and consumer brands. In particular, in the past 10 years Crescent has been the most active private equity manager in healthcare in Australia.

An Experienced Team

Our team have been drawn from top tier strategy consulting practices and operating leadership roles in industry. The in house depth and breadth of consulting and operating skill sets provides support for portfolio companies to achieve their potential.

A Disciplined Value Creation Approach

With a reputation for delivering strong performance through a structured and disciplined approach to investment management, our team works actively alongside senior management to drive organic growth and value creation in invested companies.

Strong Track Record

We have raised six funds since 2000 and we are a top quartile manager on global metrics. We have a track record of expanding Australian businesses into Asia with over 50% of portfolio companies having an Asian presence.

Long Term Investor Relationships

We take great pride in building long term partnerships with our investors based on an established reputation for delivering consistently strong performance. Investors in our funds include both domestic and international pension funds and endowments.

Diligent and Responsible

As a member of the Australian Private Equity & Venture Capital Association Limited, we are bound by a set of member standards including the AVCAL Code of Conduct, as well as responsible investment and valuation guidelines.