World Food

In November 2012, Portland Private Equity invested in the one of the largest non-GMO soybean processing and genetics companies in the USA, World Foods Processing, to support their growth plans to expand into the Caribbean via: (i) a growing program to foster protein independence in these markets and; (ii) sale of non-GMO ingredients to food […]

InterEnergy Holdings

In August 2011, the CEO of InterEnergy Holdings (“IEH”) completed a buyout of his shareholder partner with the assistance of an investment by Portland Private Equity. The CEO had built the business into one of the largest owner/operators in the power sector in the Dominican Republic. IEH’s underlying operating companies represent over 1000 MW of […]

Las Olas

Las Olas is an affordable luxury beachfront condominium development project in the Dominican Republic. It is one of several projects of Group Metro, a premier real estate developer in the country. As part of Group Metro’s multi-phased approach to development, ACF was presented with the opportunity to provide capital to assist in the completion of […]

Moya Supervisiones y Construcciones, S.A

Moya Supervisiones is a pre-eminent construction company in the Dominican Republic which joint ventured with Odebrecht, the largest infrastructure contractor in Latin America. The JV was awarded a contract in late 2008 from the government of the Dominican Republic to build a $360 million toll road. Moya was seeking a financial partner to support its […]

Columbus International

Members of Portland Private Equity invested in Columbus in 2005 through an earlier investment vehicle. At that time, we secured an allocation from the company for the AIC Caribbean Fund which had just begun fundraising. In 2005, Columbus’ business was relatively simple as it was limited to providing cable services to Bahamas. By the time […]

Advantage General Insurance Company Ltd.

In early 2006, Advantage General (at the time called United General) was a struggling Jamaican insurance company that was poorly managed but had a strong market share. Recognizing an opportunity predicated on a turnaround strategy, several of the Portland Private Equity team were responsible for leading a $15M anchor investment through an earlier investment vehicle. […]