It’s Not Just About Returns.

It’s also about a commitment we make to doing business in a responsible, sustainable way.

We are proud of adhering to a simple investment discipline, supported by our five fundamental tenets.

Portland Private Equity’s value creation framework is anchored in the investment tenets established by its Chairman in the mid 1980’s.

...Our Five Tenets


Own a regionally-focused portfolio


Ensure the businesses in the portfolio are in attractive market sectors that generate excellent returns


Understand the operations of these businesses deeply


Seek businesses that prudently leverage external capital


Invest in these businesses, building them for the long-term

Our Team

Michael Lee-Chin

Michael Lee-Chin is Chairman of Portland Private Equity and sponsor of ACF; founder and Chairman of Portland Holdings Inc., a privately held investment company which owns a collection of diversified operating companies.

We, and our portfolio companies, understand that making the right decisions today not only makes good sense for investors, but also makes a difference for future generations.

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Recent News

December 8, 2021

Portland Private Equity, a private equity fund management company focused on private equity growth opportunities in the Caribbean Basin has released its Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) statement. Hulya Sogut,...

December 8, 2021

Portland Private Equity is partnering with UN Women Multi Country Office (MCO) Caribbean in the development of a blended finance structure to foster Gender Lens investments in the Caribbean Basin....

May 1, 2021

Highlights The Principles for Responsible Investment are a voluntary and aspirational set of investment principles intended to assist firms with incorporating ESG considerations into their decision making and ownership practices....

May 1, 2021

Highlights A leading national newspaper in Jamaica, the Jamaica Observer, recently covered the gender diversity and inclusion efforts at telecom brand, Flow Jamaica. Cable & Wireless Communications is the parent...

March 21, 2021

Highlights At the end of February 2020, the Government of Jamaica (GOJ), in partnership with Fund II portfolio company itelbpo, launched the ‘ONE LOVE’ hotline for COVID assistance. It is...

December 2, 2020

Highlights Evergo, a technology platform that is part of InterEnergy Group’s portfolio, which has become the most sophisticated and clean network of electric charging stations in the region, initiated the...