Established in 2011, Mediterra is the leading private equity firm focusing on mid-market and SME investments in Turkey


Mediterra Capital Partners II, LP: c. Euro 166 million
Mediterra Capital Partners I, LP: c. Euro 164 million


Experienced team

Team of 15 investment professionals who have led US$2 billion of equity investments in 31 companies, 11 sectors and 11 different countries

Global best practices

Mediterra's partners have a mix of international and local private equity experience such as KKR, Lehman Brothers, Bedminster Capital Management, Is Private Equity

Operations Team

A dedicated operations team focusing on finance function and internal audit

Focus on broader Turkey

More than half of investments in Turkey have been in Anatolia

Target themes representing Turkey's strengths

Consumer driven, Export driven, B2B driven

Independent firm

With international and local investors

Local investor base

Top industrial families with leading positions in 10 sectors in Turkey

Environmental, Social and Corporate Governance (ESG)

ESG best practices are part of our investment decision criteria. Mediterra has attended the Nov 2018 Tbilisi ESG Masterclass training provided by FMO and the Feb 2017 Belgrade ESG training proivded by IFC

Corporate Social Responsibility

Mediterra Capital supports UNICEF's work for children

Investment Criteria


Investments where we can add value through strategic initiatives

Investment size

EUR 15 million to EUR 60 million

Company size

Enterprise value of EUR 25 million to EUR 200 million

Investment type

Growth equity, generational transitions, management buy-outs / buy-ins, share sale

Ownership / Governance

Control, 50/50 or significant minority positions with influence over strategy and management

Key Industries

Consumer, Business Services, Export Manufacturing, Capital Goods, Information Technology

Geographic focus

Extended Turkey, including Istanbul and Anatolia