smac | partners your partner of choice for investments in small and mid-size ICT (Information- and Communications Technologies) companies worldwide.
smac | partners occasionally also invests in single and portfolio secondary transactions.
smac | partners executes preferred club deals with the advantage of customized solutions for the investors as well as for the target company.smac | partners is unique:
- The Team: Serious Top Leaders of the worldwide ICT industry with an impressive personal track record
- Members of the leadership teams of several Top Fortune 500 companies with excellent operational background.
- Substantial experience in international high-tech companies and personal relationships to the leaders of the relevant communities.
- Our investors primarily invest in us and our portfolio companies primarily rely on us.
- Worldwide experience:
- Recognizable amount of investments in Israel, USA, China and all over Europe.
- Trade sales in USA, India, China, France, Germany, Sweden, UK, Israel and to international listed companies like Microsoft, Nuance, CSR.
- IPO’s at Nasdaq, London Stock Exchange, Taiwan.
- Focus: With more than 50 investments 100% focus on the ICT segment with investments in most of the hot areas of this industry, (e.g.) speech technology, mobile data optimization solutions, LTE radio networks, optical laser components and sub-systems, mobile broadband.
smac | partners is delivering top returns to its investors (all Funds above 1x best 3x on total invested capital).
smac | partners realized several exits including multiple IPO’s with 7x, 8x, 10x, >50x and even 240x on invested capital.
For ICT companies worldwide:
smac | partners philosophy for its portfolio companies is:
- Customer focus: The entity will be closer to the customers with its own key account managers and a very customer oriented management.
- Business focus: The entity will have only one focus which is the respective business.
- Roadmap: The entity will invest heavily in the fulfillment of the current commitments but even more in the development of the new products.
- Management: The entity will be managed from best in class management. This starts with the board - especially with the chairman - and continues with the CXX level.
smac | partners develops the invested ICT companies together with the respective managements - we are no grasshoppers. The investment horizon allows the development of the companies.