Daiwa Energy Acquires Minority Stake in Aquila Capital

December 12, 2019

On December 5, 2019, Aquila Capital Holding GmbH announced that it had entered into a strategic partnership with Daiwa Energy & Infrastructure Co. Ltd.

Daiwa Energy & Infrastructure Co., Ltd. (“DEI”) has acquired a 40% minority stake in Aquila Capital Holding GmbH (“Aquila Capital”). The founding partners of Aquila Capital, Roman Rosslenbroich and Dieter Rentsch, will continue to lead Aquila Capital and hold the remaining majority stake. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Aquila Capital is a part of the Aquila Group. The Aquila Group is an independent asset and investment manager with EUR 9.5 billion in assets under management and administration as of October 31, 2019. Berkshire Global Advisers served as financial adviser to Aquila Capital in this transaction.

DEI is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Daiwa Securities Group Inc., based in Tokyo. DEI invests in the area of power generation, including renewable energy and infrastructure related businesses.

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