Private Equity Firm specialized in growth equity and high social impact investments in Mexico.

Founded in 2008, PC Capital manages co-investments, direct deals and a growth equity fund.

PC Capital seeks to invest in Mexico’s, high growth social impact opportunities of proven but underdeveloped business concepts and industries.

Best Growth Equity Firm 2020 by International Finance

Best for the World Fund 2017

Excellence Awards 2018 Private Equity Advisor of the Year

ESG Deal Book – 2017 Deal Book and ESG Case Inclusion

Member of the Mexican Association of Private Equity in Mexico (“AMEXCAP”)

Portfolio Companies

Digital Media

October 2020

Sport News agency covering local and international teams and leagues

https://www.naciondeportes.com/

Digital Media

October 2020

Content creators focused on local trends and topics of interest

https://soygodin.com/

Digital Media

October 2020

Informative and entertainment content creators for local and international news

https://www.wipy.tv/

Digital media

October 2020

Business content agency focused on global economy

https://www.elceo.com/

OOH Advertising

October 2020

Leading digital advertising company in Mexico

https://www.cattri.com/en/home/

OOH Advertising

October 2020

Leading digital out-of-home (“OOH”) video network in the United States

https://www.lightboxooh.com/

Financial Services

October 2020 - Actual

Microfinance company with 123 branches acquired by Te Creemos

Financial Services

August 2020 - Actual

Microfinance company with 24 branches acquired by Te Creemos

Financial Services

December 2015 - Actual

largest private microfinance company in Mexico

https://www.tecreemos.com/

Consumer Discretionary

January 2016 – Actual

Little Caesars Pizza franchisor in Mexico City’s northeast metropolitan area

https://mexico.littlecaesars.com/es-mx/

Education

February 2016 – Actual

Preparatory, Undergraduate and graduate institution in Guadalajara Mexico

Consumer Staples

June 2016 – June 2018

One of Mexico’s leading industrial and corporate cafeteria management service companies

https://www.grupofiloa.com/

Sustainability

November 2017 – Actual

Leading company in packaged seeds industry in Mexico

https://www.rancholosmolinos.com/

Financial Services

September 2015

Microfinance company acquired by Te Creemos

Servicios Financieros

September 2016

Microfinance company acquired by Te Creemos

Financial Services

September 2016

Microfinance company acquired by Te Creemos

Financial Services

March 2018

Microfinance company acquired by Te Creemos

Education

March 2020 - Actual

University acquired by Lottus Education Platform

https://www.ula.edu.mx/

Education

March 2020 - Actual

University acquired by Lottus Education Platform

https://www.utc.mx/

Education

March 2020 – Actual

Actual, University acquired by Lottus Education Platform

https://www.lottus.com/

Business Services

August 2008 – December 2013

Leading co-working company in Mexico.

https://www.ivo.com.mx/

Education

December 2008 – May 2013

One of Mexico’s largest English language schools’ chains

https://www.interlingua.com.mx/

Fitness

May 2011 – September 2013

Mexico’s cross-fit pioneer company in Mexico

https://www.wodbox.com/

Energy

June 2008 – December 2016

Mexican Energy Services Company focused on industrial and commercial facilities

News

Private Equity

Deal Case Highlight PC Capital | Rancho Los Molinos: An Opportunity To Flourish

The COVID-19 pandemic accelerated ongoing demographic trends in the Mexican home gardening sector, as more Mexican households sought sustainable sources of vegetables and fruits and explored new low-contact hobbies during confinement.

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PC Capital announces investment in Medios Cattri and the simultaneous acquisition of Lightbox OOH

PC Capital announced its most recent investment in the Mexican company Medios Cattri, S.A. de C.V. (“Cattri”), one of the leaders in digital advertising in Mexico, who in turn acquired a majority stake in AdSpace Networks, Inc. (“Lightbox”), the leading digital advertising company in shopping malls in the United States. The transaction was also financed with the support of Altum Capital, a private credit fund based in Mexico City.

Te Creemos Holding reaches agreement to acquire Banco Forjadores

December 9,2020: Te Creemos Holding and Banco Forjadores announced to have reached an agreement for the sale of the Bank. This announcement begins a process whose successful completion is subject to the approval of the National Banking and Securities Commission (CNBV), Banco the Mexico and the local regulator (COFECE).

Impact and Sustainability: The Best Return on Investment

November 3,2020: Through PC Capital’s portfolio companies, we have proved that outstanding results can be achieved through an investment approach oriented to financial results that also have social and environmental impact in between the scope. A clear example of this investment thesis has been our participation in Te Creemos, a Mexican company focused on the microcredit financial sector. For further details, page 23 of the AMEXCAP paper.

The Landscape of Impact Investing in Latin America

November 3,2020: In the two years since the publication of the previous edition, much has changed, both in impact investing globally and in private equity and venture capital in the Latin American region. Recent research suggests that the global market for impact investing has continued to expand and mature, with increases in the value of assets under management, the number of transactions, and the total amount invested each year.

Te Creemos acquires Finsol’s loan portfolio in the midst of the pandemic

October 13,2020: Te Creemos Holding, controller of Te Creemos and CAME, announced the purchase of the portfolio of the multiple-purpose financial company (SOFOM) Finsol, specialized in granting group credit . https://www.eleconomista.com.mx/sectorfinanciero/En-plena-pandemia-Te-Creemos-sale-de-compras-adquiere-cartera-de-Finsol-20201009-0054.html

Te Creemos Holding acquired the loan portfolio and operational assets of Financiera Finsol

October 13,2020: Financiera Finsol S.A. de C.V., SOFOM., E.N.R is a microfinance company with a loan portfolio of more than $ 587 million pesos and 123 branches in Mexico

Te Creemos Holding acquired the loan portfolio of SOLFI

October 13,2020: SOLFI, S.A. de C.V. SOFOM ENR is a microfinance competitor with a loan portfolio of more than $ 98.5 million pesos with 24 branches in Mexico

Te Creemos – AMEXCAP Impact and Sustainability: The best return on investment

September 24,2020:Impact and sustainability.The best return on investment http://www.pc-capital.com/english/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Impacto-y-Sostenibilidad.-El-mejor-retorno-a-la-inversión.pdf

Private Funds as alternatives to current illiquidity

Julyi 30, 2020: As economic recovery remains stagnated and many businesses cannot find a way to resume operations, illiquidity has become a bigger issue. Pablo Coballasi and Pablo Cervantes, partners of PC Capital, shared their thoughts about alternatives that exist beyond commercial banking and debt financing, to consider private vehicles as an intelligent way of finding that “lack” of liquidity.

ttr: transactional impact monitor

July 29,2020: Transactional Impact Monitor combines local knowledge and market visibility from top dealmakers. It was developed to bring clarity to the transactional market by addressing extraordinary situations affecting the macroeconomic stability and M&A outlook with leading dealmakers in core regions covered by TTR.

PC Capital Announces the Initial Close of its PC Capital Development Fund II, L.P, Private Equity Fund

September 21,2019: Following the success of its Mexico Development I fund, PC Capital, a Mexican private equity firm specializing in growth equity investments in Latin America, announced today the initial close of its private equity fund PC Capital Development Fund II, L.P.

TTR Entrevista: Pablo Coballasi de PC Capital

Pablo Coballasi ha trabajado como inversionista de private equity, banquero de inversiones y consultor en Estados Unidos y América Latina. Cofundó y ayudó a construir PC Capital en México.

PC Capital Anuncia Inversión Adicional en Te Creemos Holding, SAPI de CV

PC Capital Management, SC realizó una inversión adicional en Te Creemos Holding SAPI de CV (“Te Creemos Holding”)

Citibanamex Financiará a la Sofipo Came con 15 Millones de Dólares

20 de diciembre de 2018 - Citibanamex informó que con el apoyo de Citi Inclusive Finance, celebró un acuerdo de financiamiento por dos años y 15 millones de dólares con la sociedad financiera popular (sofipo) Consejo de Asistencia al Microemprendedor (CAME).

PC Capital Announces the Divestment in Grupo Filoa

Mexico City, Mexico, June 19th, 2018 – PC Capital Management, a specialized Mexican growth equity impact investment firm, is glad to announce that on June 8th, 2018 we completed the divestment of Grupo Filoa S.A (“Grupo Filoa” or the “Company”) achieving an IRR of 80% in two years.

PC Capital Completed an Investment in Distribuidora Rancho Los Molinos

PC Capital Management, a specialized Mexican growth equity impact investment firm, announced today that it has completed an investment in Distribuidora Rancho Los Molinos S.A. de C.V. (“Rancho Los Molinos” or the “Company”)

PC Capital Awarded with “The Best for the World Fund”

University of California, Berkeley, October 8th, 2017 – Today, MEXICO DEVELOPMENT I, managed by PC CAPITAL Management a private equity fund, was named Best for the World Fund by B the Change Media, for setting the measurement bar in impact investing

Te Creemos Holding Announces Acquisition of FINCA Mexico

Mexico, DF, November 15, 2016 – Te Creemos Holding, S.A.P.I. de C.V. (“Te Creemos”), a PC Capital portfolio company and the parent company of Te Creemos, S.A. de C.V. Sociedad Financiera Popular, has announced the acquisition of 100% of the shares of Financiera FINCA, S.A.P.I. de C.V., SOFOM, ENR (“FINCA Mexico”).

Te Creemos, S.A. de C.V., S.F.P., Primera SOFIPO en bursatilizar cartera

México, D.F., a 10 de junio de 2016.– Te Creemos, S.A. de C.V., S.F.P., realizó su primera bursatilización de cartera en la Bolsa Mexicana de Valores. Te Creemos opera desde 2005, proporcionando servicios financieros integrales en el sector popular, contribuyendo a la sustentabilidad de sus clientes y sus comunidades

PC Capital Completed an Investment in Grupo Filoa

Mexico City, June 7, 2016 – PC Capital announced that it completed an investment in Grupo Filoa S.A.P.I. (“Grupo Filoa” or the “Company”) in exchange for 30.0% of the Company’s shares.

PC Capital Announces Strategic Alliance in the Education Industry

15 de marzo de 2016 – Guadalajara, March, 2016 – PC Capital announced that it has formed a Strategic Alliance with UI Universidad Internacional de Estudios Superiores A.C. (“Universidad Internacional” or the “Company”) to improve quality of its facilities and curriculum, strengthen its ties with the business community, and expand its network of campuses.

PC Capital Announces Investment in Cesar’s Pizza

Mexico City, January 7, 2016 – PC Capital announced today that it has completed an investment in Cesar’s Pizza S.A. de C.V. (“Cesar Pizza” or the “Company”) in exchange for 49.0% of the Company’s shares. Cesar Pizza is a Mexican company involved in franchising the largest international carry-out pizza chain in the world, Little Caesars, headquartered in Detroit, Michigan.

PC Capital Announces Investment in Te Creemos Holding

Mexico City, December 23, 2015 – PC Capital announced today that it has completed an investment in Te Creemos Holding, S.A.P.I., the parent company of Te Creemos, S.A. de C.V. Sociedad Financiera Popular (“Te Creemos” or the “Company”).