Virtus Finance not only participates to the scouting, the selection and the execution process of many deals, but often it also acts as investor or co-investor on specific properties and or deals.
Virtus has two core business strictly related one to the other: REAL ESTATE and PRIVATE EQUITY.
In Real Estate Virtus is often involved in the whole process of selection, purchase, development, evaluation and management of the assets. In recent years more attention was focused on the acquisition and development of unique trophy assets located in the Mediterranean area, for the purpose of converting existing building or developing new sites for high-end luxury hotels & resort brands. Virtus also participate to the development of managed luxury private properties (such as villas and apartments).
Virtus Finance has built a strong relationship with many of the most prestigious hotels and resorts brand around the world, as well as with primary names in the developers and architects world. Thanks to its unique and strong relationships, Virtus Finance is able to guarantee excellence in the development and the management of the various RE projects in which is involved.
Virtus Finance operates also in Private Equity with a specific focus on the Italian SME’s segment. Thanks to a deep and trusted relationship network, the company provides access to a vast number of investment opportunities. VF also operates as deal arranger and introducer.
In private equity for many years Virtus also operated as Investor and Investment manager through its specific “Virtus Investments” affiliate company, holding a direct stake in one of the largest Italian AM.
The company aims now at becoming one of the point of reference in driving new private equity investors into the Italian market, by providing direct full service from scouting market opportunity and arranging deals, to managing the full investment process including the management of the portfolio companies and performing the best investment return.