Astarte Capital Partners LLP, a London-based specialist alternatives investment manager, and BlueLake Associates LLC, a Zug-based investment consultancy and asset allocation specialist, have formed a strategic partnership.
Through this partnership, Astarte will act as the private equity and real assets advisor to BlueLake, while BlueLake will contribute macroeconomic, asset allocation and risk management advisory services to Astarte.
“We believe that this cross-fertilisation of skill sets will strengthen each company’s respective research infrastructure, resulting in added value for our clients,” said Dr Stavros Siokos, Managing Partner for Astarte. “The goal is to strengthen our respective offerings and provide innovative financial solutions to our clients.”
Astarte Capital Partners is a specialist alternatives co-investment platform that partners with experienced real asset operators to establish specialist asset managers in different sub-sectors. Astarte invests as a long-term partner alongside seasoned operating teams. The firm delivers attractive, risk-adjusted returns while generating stable and growing cash flows for its investors.
BlueLake Associates offers highly tailored investment solutions to international high net worth individuals and family offices. The focus is on improving portfolio construction through global macro-driven research and investment consulting. BlueLake works with clients to implement longer-term multi-asset allocation strategies with the aim of achieving incremental risk-adjusted capital appreciation, while remaining highly sensitive to the importance of capital preservation.
The two firms are owned and managed by experienced investment professionals who combine innovative thinking and an extensive global network in public and private markets, as well as in deal sourcing and capital raising.