About us

Oakes Capital LLC is a diversified US private equity fund with offices in New York. Oakes focuses on investment opportunities in financing and acquiring real estate and business properties in Europe. The Fund’s assets include equity and debt participations in real estate properties, and derivative contracts relating to commercial and residential real estate in Europe. Our mission is to support the development of our portfolio assets, build long term value, and generate superior returns for our investors. We operate by combining entrepreneurship, industrial thinking, and financial discipline. We invest when we determine that Oakes Capital can act as a catalyst for change and growth, and can transform an acquisition by making genuine and sustainable improvements.

We operate by combining entrepreneurship, industrial thinking, and financial discipline. We invest when we determine that Oakes Capital can act as a catalyst for change and growth, and can transform an acquisition by making genuine and sustainable improvements.

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We are willing to make investments at various stages of the development process.
are able to participate in complex workout structures.
have a long term time horizon and are not looking for immediate exit strategies.
initiate and restructure financing as well as purchase properties outright.
favor assets which can benefit from fresh a capital infusion and a new direction.

Lines of business

Majority and minority equity participations in robust businesses
Investments in income producing retail, office, and residential real estate
Equity and debt participation in troubled assets, workout structures, and bankruptcies.

We generally invest less than 250 million USD, but have the ability to occasionally make larger commitments. We typically seek control or substantial minority positions in our portfolio companies, with board representation and customary shareholder rights. Our average hold time is more than five years.