Our Approach

Our objective is to enhance the value of companies through the development of custom succession solutions, thereby creating attractive returns for our investors. 

 
To achieve this, we build long lasting partnerships with accomplished entrepreneurs and executives and provide them with the tools they need to succeed.
 

Industry Specialists

Our extensive business and industry expertise allows us to navigate and take advantage of rapidly changing market conditions, ensuring the success of our portfolio companies.
 
The companies and industries that we invest in are usually well established and have proven themselves through years of operation. We believe our extensive industry knowledge, experience, and relationships are critical to management teams as they pursue growth and rebuilding. Our focus on companies looking for alternative succession solutions provides other important competitive advantages, including the ability to:
  • Continue building already successful businesses;
  • Recognize the importance of rebranding and reorganizing companies for continued success;
  • Conduct ourselves at the highest level;
  • Hire and work alongside world-class, experienced professionals;
  • Work as a value-added partner with company management;
  • Bring forward strategic relationships from previous experiences to benefit portfolio companies;
  • Enlist our highly experienced Board of Advisors to assist in specific company needs;
  • Arrange and structure companies in a way that ensures enduring success; and
  • Identify attractive merger and acquisition candidates who will be able to further increase a portfolio company’s growth.

 

Committed Partners

We partner with experienced executives, innovative entrepreneurs, and the Business Development Bank of Canada to create companies with enduring value.
 
Our partner companies appreciate the way in which we understand and evaluate the risks associated with their businesses and the market as a whole. We work alongside business owners and company executives with mutual cooperation and respect allowing for a higher level of dialogue that culminates in an overall stronger and more productive business. 
 

Industry Operating Expertise

One of our most valuable resources is our team of highly experienced Board of Advisors and their expertise in thier respective fields. These individuals help Addquire discover new investments, pursue opportunities, serve on company boards, recruit executives and team members, and, on occasion, assume senior management positions.