In August 2016, Bridgeport Capital announced that it had acquired 100% of the share capital in Hawkesbridge Private Equity. The current Hawkesbridge Private Equity portfolio of assets will be managed by Bridgeport Capital.
Bridgeport Capital was founded by Managing Directors David Plumridge and Brendan Sulway in 2015. Bridgeport Capital is a leading Australian mid-market private equity fund manager, providing capital to Australian and New Zealand based companies with EBITDA typically ranging between $5m and $30m. Bridgeport Capital is currently actively seeking new acquisition opportunities.
Further information on Bridgeport Capital can be found at www.bridgeportcapital.com.au
In December 2015, the management team of Hawkesbridge Property completed a buyout of the remaining non-management controlled shares in the company held by Hawkesbridge Capital.
Following the buyout, Hawkesbridge Property has changed its name to Centaur Property Funds Management (Centaur Property). Apart from the name change it is business as usual and the management and staff of the business remain unchanged.
Centaur Property is a leading provider of sub $10m real estate backed senior and mezzanine loans and preferred equity to the Australian property development sector.
For more information, please visit the Centaur Property website at www.centaurproperty.com.au.