Irish Investment Portfolio

ISIF is delivering on a double bottom line mandate to invest on a commercial basis in a manner designed to support economic activity and employment in Ireland. Search our portfolio by sector/theme.

Claret European Growth Capital Fund III

Claret European Growth Capital Fund III

€15m commitment to the Claret European Growth Capital Fund III that will target lending to Irish technology and Life Sciences companies.

Act Ventures VI

Act Ventures VI

Fund focusing on investing in high potential technology companies located primarily in Ireland.

Hotel Investment Fund

Hotel Investment Fund

The HIF provides hotel owners with interim funding over the medium term to allow their business to recover and grow post-Covid-19.

Solas Sustainable Energy Fund ICAV

Solas Sustainable Energy Fund ICAV

€20m commitment to a new fund that will improve the energy efficiency of existing infrastructure including commercial buildings and homes.

Seroba Life Sciences Fund IV L.P.

Seroba Life Sciences Fund IV L.P.

Dublin headquartered European venture capital firm – Fund IV will invest in earlystage Biotech and Medical device companies in Ireland, Western EU and the US.

Housing Infrastructure Services Company DAC (HISCo) (follow-on)

Housing Infrastructure Services Company DAC (HISCo) (follow-on)

A revolving credit facility to HISCo, ISIF’s 50:50 joint venture with Cork County Council supporting residential development. https://hisco.ie/

Harrison Street European Property Partners III

Harrison Street European Property Partners III

Real estate equity fund targeting student accommodation, life sciences and speciality residential.

SDCL Green Energy

SDCL Green Energy

Energy transition-focused fund that seeks to deploy development capital into projects in energy efficiency.

Activate Capital Partners

Activate Capital Partners

Late-stage venture capital / private equity investments in companies that enable energy transition, mobility technologies and digital transformation

Polaris Innovation Fund II

Polaris Innovation Fund II

Fund aims to accelerate the commercial and therapeutic potential of earlystage academic research, focusing on company creation and growth through an active investment model.

SIF- Ascension I, L.P.

SIF- Ascension I, L.P.

Fund of funds focusing on supporting the next generation of venture capital fund managers in the technology and life sciences sector

Scottish Equity Partners Fund VI (SEP VI LP)

Scottish Equity Partners Fund VI (SEP VI LP)

Private equity investments in growth stage technology businesses in the UK, Ireland and Europe.

Frontline EMEA Expansion Fund II LP

Frontline EMEA Expansion Fund II LP

Venture capital focusing on sourcing high quality FDI into Ireland.

Just Climate

Just Climate

Climate fund managed by Generation targeting a range of high-impact, market-ready solutions which require catalytic capital.

Vectra AI Inc. (follow-on)

Vectra AI Inc. (follow-on)

Follow-on investment in an existing investee that develops and sells enterprise cyber-security software.

Oak Corporate Credit DAC

Oak Corporate Credit DAC

Loan fund providing debt to lower mid-market SMEs and medium sized corporates.

Birch Corporate Credit DAC

Birch Corporate Credit DAC

DunPort loan fund investing flexible capital in COVID-19 pandemic impacted SMEs based in Ireland.

Illumina Innovation Fund II, L.P.

Illumina Innovation Fund II, L.P.

Fund will support early-stage companies across the US and EU that are pioneering breakthroughs in life science tools, clinical diagnostics, therapeutics platforms, digital health, and other applications of genomics.

AMCS (follow-on)

AMCS (follow-on)

Follow-on investment in an existing investee that develops software for the waste, recycling and resource sectors.

Lightstone Ventures Fund III, L.P.

Lightstone Ventures Fund III, L.P.

Fund will invest in early stage, therapeutic-oriented companies in the US, EU and Asia, as well as opportunistic late-stage opportunities.

Ocuco

Ocuco

Debt facility to support provider of software to optical retailers and optical lens manufacturing labs.

Beach Point Capital Fund II (BPC Ireland Lending II DAC)

Beach Point Capital Fund II (BPC Ireland Lending II DAC)

Loan fund providing debt to growth stage Irish SMEs.

Fexco

Fexco

Debt facility to support the ongoing operations and growth of a leading Irish payments and technology company.

Finistere Ventures Fund III L.P.

Finistere Ventures Fund III L.P.

Fund is focused on global early stage agri-tech investments.

Stripe Inc.

Stripe Inc.

A global technology company building economic infrastructure for the internet, dual-headquartered in San Francisco and Dublin.

GASL Holdings LLC

GASL Holdings LLC

Debt facility to an existing ISIF investee that operates in the aircraft leasing industry in Ireland.

Renatus Capital Partners

Renatus Capital Partners

Private equity firm that provides growth funding to ambitious Irish SMEs

Aer Lingus

Aer Lingus

Debt facility to support the liquidity needs of the business.

Frontline Ventures Fund III

Frontline Ventures Fund III

Fund focusing on high potential software companies with an Irish presence

Motive Partners Fund II

Motive Partners Fund II

Specialist private equity firm focused on growth equity and buyout investments in financial technology (FinTech) businesses

StayCity

StayCity

Investment to support ongoing operations and future growth of the leading Irish aparthotel company.

daa

daa

Participation in daa bond issuance

Finance Ireland

Finance Ireland

Specialist lender providing capital to areas not well served by the traditional banking market.

Shamrock Renewable Products Limited

Shamrock Renewable Products Limited

Approximately €11m loan to Shamrock Renewables, a manufacturer of carbon neutral fuel products for the domestic consumer.

Irish Whiskey Growth Fund

Irish Whiskey Growth Fund

Fund expansion to include stock-purchasing alongside existing stock-finance, broadening its ability to support the growth of the Irish whiskey sector

Melior Equity Partners

Melior Equity Partners

Private equity firm focused on investing in high potential Irish businesses

Urban Volt Limited

Urban Volt Limited

€5m direct equity Series A investment in Urban Volt, an innovative business providing energy efficient lighting solutions for corporate enterprises.

Development Capital Fund II

Development Capital Fund II

Growth capital private equity fund that will invest in Irish SMEs with significant growth potential.

Foundry Innovation & Research 1 Limited (Fire 1)

Foundry Innovation & Research 1 Limited (Fire 1)

Equity investment to enable Fire 1 to broaden and expand its solution to help patients living with heart failure.

Insight XI

Insight XI

Specialist private equity firm that invests in growth-stage technology, software and internet businesses.

Greystones Media Campus

Greystones Media Campus

Equity investment to fund the development of a state-of-the-art film and studio campus in Co. Wicklow.

Guinness Enterprise Centre

Guinness Enterprise Centre

Loan to finance the upgrade and expansion of the Guinness Enterprise Centre in Dublin.

Niche Living

Niche Living

Equity funding to Bartra to develop shared-living site in Dublin.

SVB Strategic Investors Fund X

SVB Strategic Investors Fund X

Commitment to a global venture capital fund of funds building on strategic partnership with SVB.

MML

MML

Commitment to a growth capital fund supporting indigenous SMEs.

Strategic Investors Fund X

Strategic Investors Fund X

Commitment to a new venture capital fund-of-funds building on the longstanding relationship between ISIF and Silicon Valley Bank.

Pearl Residential Equity Fund

Pearl Residential Equity Fund

Residential equity fund providing capital to small and mid-scale developers to facilitate the build out of residential units in Ireland

HISCo

HISCo

Commercial joint venture company with Cork County Council to provide an infrastructure “design-build-finance” service on housing sites of scale. https://hisco.ie/

West Cork Distillers

West Cork Distillers

€15m equity investment to grow and scale West Cork Distillers to be a major player in a globally successful indigenous industry

Fountain Healthcare Partners

Fountain Healthcare Partners

Venture fund providing risk capital and expertise to entrepreneurs developing life sciences companies

Kilkenny Abbey Quarter

Kilkenny Abbey Quarter

ISIF provided €12.0m in development finance to the partnership for the first development on the Site, the Brewhouse, a 50k sq. ft. Grade A office development

Vectra

Vectra

Follow on investment in a successful artificial intelligence cybersecurity company expanding their presence in Ireland

Gore Street Energy Storage Fund plc

Gore Street Energy Storage Fund plc

£30m investment in Gore Street Energy Storage Fund plc, resulting in a listed energy storage company investing in Ireland.

Atlantic Bridge Fund IV

Atlantic Bridge Fund IV

Venture Fund focused on investing primarily at the expansion capital and growth equity stages in companies that have started to scale

Beechbrook Capital

Beechbrook Capital

€16m commitment to €35m fund for SMEs in Ireland

ATA Group

ATA Group

Commitment to help ATA, a precision engineering group, to scale and expand domestic and international operations through the acquisition of Karnasch Professional Tools

Fountain Healthcare Partners III

Fountain Healthcare Partners III

Venture fund providing risk capital and expertise to entrepreneurs developing life sciences companies

Quadrant Real Estate Fund II

Quadrant Real Estate Fund II

Financing the development of large prime office blocks in Cork city supporting regional development

Green Isle Foods

Green Isle Foods

Funding for the acquisition of Green Isle Foods and Donegal Catch enabling plans to grow revenues and diversify its customer base

Irish Life Residential Property Fund

Irish Life Residential Property Fund

Fund’s objective is to assemble a portfolio of high quality residential assets to rent primarily through forward purchase and funding

Urbeo Residential

Urbeo Residential

€60 Investment in build to rent residential platform. The platform will partner with builders, developers, and housing associations to deliver new rental housing projects

Frontline EMEA Expansion Fund

Frontline EMEA Expansion Fund

Expansion stage venture capital fund targeting North American software companies entering the EMEA marketplace.

Temporis Aurora L.P.

Temporis Aurora L.P.

€50m ISIF cornerstone investment enabling the establishment of Ireland’s first dedicated renewable energy development equity fund

Beach Point Capital

Beach Point Capital

€30m commitment to a €90m non-bank platform providing stretch senior debt to high-growth SMEs

Shannon Airport Hangar

Shannon Airport Hangar

ISIF committed €12.0m in long term, non-recourse funding, for the development of an aircraft hangar

Treo Ventures Fund I

Treo Ventures Fund I

Venture capital partnership that will focus on early and later stage neuromodulation and connected health opportunities in the US and Ireland.

Genesis Aircraft Service

Genesis Aircraft Service

€50m investment in in Genesis Aircraft Services Limited, a full life cycle aircraft lessor owned by Barings LLC. Genesis is focused on acquiring mid-life Airbus & Boeing narrowbody aircraft which are leased to airline operators around the world

Avestus Capital Partners

Avestus Capital Partners

Investment in a private rental sector platform

Genuity Science

Genuity Science

Investment in Genomics company seeking to build a world-leading genomics platform and deliver unique insights to improve the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease.

Irish Whiskey Growth Fund

Irish Whiskey Growth Fund

€10m fund that provides debt finance secured on whiskey stock to growth-stage Irish whiskey businesses

Dunport Capital Management

Dunport Capital Management

Fund providing a mix of unitranche, senior and mezzanine debt of medium / large Irish SMEs and mid-sized corporates.

China Ireland Technology Growth Fund II

China Ireland Technology Growth Fund II

€75m commitment in Fund to focus on high-growth companies seeking access to Irish and Chinese markets

Mainstay Medical

Mainstay Medical

€10m equity investment in an Irish Medtech company to support the development and commercialisation of its device, ReActiv8, which treats Chronic Low Back Pain

Vectra

Vectra

$36m funding round to support global sales and marketing and to launch an AI development centre in Ireland

Man Aalto

Man Aalto

Residential debt fund of €75m with the potential to deliver 400 homes.

Port of Cork

Port of Cork

€18m long term, flexible debt funding solution to support the new €80m Port of Cork Container facility at Ringaskiddy and the relocation of port operations from Tivoli Docks.

Motive Partners Fund I

Motive Partners Fund I

€25m investment into Motive Capital Fund I, a specialist financial technology private equity investor

Arch Ventures IX Overage Fund

Arch Ventures IX Overage Fund

Invests in transformative, industry disruptive, technology driven companies in life and physical sciences.

BGF

BGF

Largest ever growth capital fund dedicated to Irish SMEs with €250m to invest

Panelto Foods

Panelto Foods

Large indigenous prepared consumer food company producing artisnal breads.

Insight Venture Partners

Insight Venture Partners

$5.5 billion growth stage private equity fund that will target software opportunities in Ireland and globally

Cherrywood

Cherrywood

Enabling infrastructure works necessary to unlock residential housing in Cherrywood SDZ

Illumina Ventures Innovation Fund I

Illumina Ventures Innovation Fund I

Invests in transformative, industry disruptive, technology driven companies in life and physical sciences.

Lightstone Ventures II

Lightstone Ventures II

Specialist US-based venture capital fund of $250m focused on medical devices and biopharmaceuticals

Nautilus Data Technologies

Nautilus Data Technologies

Aims to construct a new generation of leading edge data centres in Ireland

Cubic Telecom

Cubic Telecom

Irish connectivity / software company that provides on-demand global connectivity for devices / vehicles via local mobile networks

Kaseya

Kaseya

Foremost supplier of compete IT management solutions for managed service providers and mid-sized companies.

Greencoat Renewables plc

Greencoat Renewables plc

€76m cornerstone investment establishing Ireland’s first listed renewable energy infrastructure company via a €270m IPO on the Dublin and London markets. In 2020, ISIF sold down 75% of its holding of Greencoat Renewables via a secondary sale process.

Muzinich Pan European Private Debt Fund I

Muzinich Pan European Private Debt Fund I

Non-bank lender that provides growth capital to Irish SMEs and corporates.

Shannon Airport

Shannon Airport

Fully fund the resurfacing of the runway at Shannon Airport

Finistere Ventures Fund II

Finistere Ventures Fund II

Partnership between ISIF and Finistere investing in start-up and early stage AgTech companies in Ireland

Xant

Xant

Industry leading predictive sales acceleration platform growing its presence in Ireland.

Fine Grain

Fine Grain

Investment in a €50m fund investing and developing office buildings primarily in regional areas.

Frontline Ventures II

Frontline Ventures II

Early stage fund that will invest in seed stage / series A rounds in highly innovative technology companies.

Receivables Purchases Facility Programme (RPFP)

Receivables Purchases Facility Programme (RPFP)

Investment facilitating the creation of farmer receivables programme in the dairy sector.

The Foraois Limited Partnership

The Foraois Limited Partnership

€55m investment alongside European Investment Bank in a Dasos-managed fund to support new investment in privately owned forests across Ireland.

Finance Ireland

Finance Ireland

Equity investment in non-bank lender providing SME leasing, commercial mortgages, agri finance and auto finance.

Kilkenny Regeneration

Kilkenny Regeneration

Joint venture to regenerate the Smithwicks Brewery site in Kilkenny into a regional business / education hub

Polaris Partners VIII

Polaris Partners VIII

Global venture capital fund actively investing in Ireland focused on technology and healthcare.

Scottish Equity Partners Fund V

Scottish Equity Partners Fund V

€292m fund that will invest in growth and later stage technology, energy and healthcare companies

Ardstone

Ardstone

Residential housing fund in which ISIF is a cornerstone investor focused on delivering over 1,500 homes

Reverence Capital Partners

Reverence Capital Partners

Financial service sector focussed global equity fund of $421m.

Aqua Comms

Aqua Comms

Irish developer of fibre-optic infrastructure including a transatlantic and Anglo-Irish connectivity network

Seroba Life Sciences Fund III

Seroba Life Sciences Fund III

Irish venture capital fund of €100m focused on early stage medical devices and therapeutic technologies.

SVB Strategic Investors Fund VIII

SVB Strategic Investors Fund VIII

Commitment to a global venture capital fund of funds building on strategic partnership with SVB.

Draper Esprit

Draper Esprit

Listed venture capital fund making diversified investments in private high growth technology companies

DAA

DAA

Supporting delivery of DAA’s medium and long term goals notably the planned new runway for Dublin.

MilkFlex Fund

MilkFlex Fund

Fund that offers flexible, competitively priced loans to Glanbia dairy farmers with loan repayments linked to milk price.

ACT Ventures V

ACT Ventures V

Primarily Irish focused venture capital fund of €92m investing in growing ICT companies in Ireland

Causeway Capital Partners Fund I

Causeway Capital Partners Fund I

Private equity fund that will invest in established growing SMEs in Ireland and the UK

AMCS

AMCS

Successful domestic company which develops and sells technology for environmental management

Highland Europe Technology Growth Fund II

Highland Europe Technology Growth Fund II

Growth equity fund of €330m that invests in rapidly growing internet, mobile and software companies

Leeds Equity Partners

Leeds Equity Partners

Cornerstone investment in a leading global investor in the education / knowledge industries

NTR Wind 1 L.P.

NTR Wind 1 L.P.

€35m commitment to a €250m equity fund targeting the construction and operation of onshore wind energy projects.

DCU

DCU

Cornerstone investor supporting the commercial funding of DCU’s €233m Campus Development Programme.

Swrve

Swrve

Global leader in high-growth sector of in-app mobile marketing founded in Dublin

Activate Capital

Activate Capital

Senior debt commitment to a residential development lending platform alongside the global investment fund KKR

Frontline Ventures I

Frontline Ventures I

€50m early stage fund that invests in highly innovative early stage information technology companies

Quadrant Real Estate Financing Ltd

Quadrant Real Estate Financing Ltd

Development finance vehicle lending to facilitate the development of high quality offices in Ireland

Malin

Malin

Irish listed plc focused on fast growing segments in the life sciences industry

Polaris Partners VII

Polaris Partners VII

Global venture capital fund of $436m actively investing in Ireland focused on technology and healthcare

Atlantic Bridge Fund III

Atlantic Bridge Fund III

€211m fund concentrated on growth and expansion stage equity investments.

WLR Cardinal CRE Mezzanine Fund

WLR Cardinal CRE Mezzanine Fund

Mezzanine finance fund targeting commercial real estate opportunities.

Fountain Healthcare Partners Fund II

Fountain Healthcare Partners Fund II

Irish life science venture capital firm focused on early stage pharmaceutical and medical device companies.

Arch VIII

Arch VIII

Fund investing in transformative, disruptive, technology driven companies in life and physical sciences

Covanta- Dublin Waste to Energy

Covanta- Dublin Waste to Energy

Thermal waste treatment plant handling 600,000 tonnes of waste producing 60 megawatts of electricity

WestSummit Global Technology Fund I

WestSummit Global Technology Fund I

Investment in a $225m global growth stage technology fund

China Ireland Growth Technology Fund

China Ireland Growth Technology Fund

Venture capital fund that targets growth stage Irish companies with a strategic ambition to access the Chinese market or Chinese companies seeking access to the EU market by locating in Ireland.

Lightstone Ventures I

Lightstone Ventures I

Specialist US-based venture capital fund of $172m focused on medical devices and biopharmaceuticals

SVB Strategic Investors Fund VI

SVB Strategic Investors Fund VI

Commitment to a global venture capital fund of funds building on strategic partnership with SVB

Carlyle Cardinal Ireland

Carlyle Cardinal Ireland

€292m private equity fund targeting growth and lower mid-market buy-out transactions in Ireland

SVB Capital Strategic Investors Fund V

SVB Capital Strategic Investors Fund V

Commitment to a global venture capital fund of funds building on strategic partnership with SVB.

Highland Technology Europe

Highland Technology Europe

Growth equity fund of €246m that invests in rapidly growing internet, mobile and software companies.

Sofinnova Venture Partners VIII

Sofinnova Venture Partners VIII

Fund of $400m focused on late-stage drug development.

Irish Infrastructure Fund

Irish Infrastructure Fund

Portfolio of Irish infrastructure assets.

Polaris VI

Polaris VI

Global venture capital fund of $367m actively investing in Ireland focused on technology and healthcare.

DFJ X

DFJ X

$400m fund that invests in technology, life science and clean-tech sectors

Atlantic Bridge Fund II

Atlantic Bridge Fund II

€75m fund concentrated on growth and expansion stage equity investments

DFJ Esprit III

DFJ Esprit III

Listed venture capital fund making diversified investments in private high growth technology companies.

Seroba Lifesciences Fund II

Seroba Lifesciences Fund II

Irish venture capital fund of €75m focused on early stage medical devices and therapeutic technologies.

The Harcourt Venture Fund Limited Partnership

The Harcourt Venture Fund Limited Partnership

€75m fund to investment in early stage ICT companies with significant growth potential in Ireland.

Fountain I

Fountain I

Irish life science venture capital firm focused on early stage pharmaceutical and medical device companies.

Delta III

Delta III

Local venture capital firm which targets investments primarily in the ICT sector.

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