APPROACH

TEAMING FUTURE

BEST ENTREPRENEUR
Your company is healthy, just look at the numbers. The world in which you act accelerates. Keep doing things the way you always did, is not an option. You see companies around you rapidly transforming, and you know that you must continue to implement continuous innovations. Customers increasingly ask how sustainable your company is. Is your company able to make a next growth leap in order to show the next horizon of your company? For this you are looking for an investor who understands you and your company. Read more
5CS CAPITAL PARTNERS
The independent hands-on private equity company that does it differently. We invest in companies with a tried-and-tested business model that want to be even better at what they do. In this way we jointly create value. We do this by linking the right people to our portfolio companies. Smart Investors: to make the expected growth financially possible. Good Managers: to support growth with a sophisticated strategy. Pragmatic Operators: to realize progress in a pragmatic and decisive way. Read more
FOCUS

FOCUS ON INDUSTRIES AND THEMES

  • Communication, Media
    and Telecom

  • Digital transformation

  • Industry 4.0
    transformation

  • Efficiency

  • Buy & build platforms

STRATEGY

5CS stands for 5 capitals

Our investment philosophy is based on the 5 relevant capitals for sustainable success for companies. Read more

 
ADDED VALUE

FOCUSED BETTER

Our approach is goal-oriented and according to the following lines. Read more

CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY

DOING THE RIGHT THING

We want to guide companies in their transition to the even better version of themselves. We promote responsible behavior within our portfolio companies. We also ask the management teams to develop a strategy with socially accepted and responsible objectives.
OUR TEAM

Build enterprises with passion


CHARLES KOTTING
Founder
Experienced private equity investor
& business improvement specialist
M +31 (0)653 171606 ‬
E kotting@5cs.pe
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SEBASTIAAN DE KONING
Founder
Entrepreneur, investor and
& founder with broad M&A experience
M +31 (0)650 266070 ‬
E dekoning@5cs.pe
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PIETER VAN SCHERPENZEEL
Experienced private equity investor
with broad buy & build experience
M +31 (0)642 268697 ‬
E vanscherpenzeel@5cs.pe


ABEL SANDERS
Student Econometrics UVA
Specialist BI & AI
E analist@5cs.pe