Minerva Opportunity Fund I, LP

United States of America

Last updated 13 May 2020, by Impactyield.

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We are an investment firm aimed at looking for opportunities in creating value and relationships for the long term. We focus on Emerging Markets with a double bottom line return. Financial returns with a social impact. Our biggest assets are our reputation and our relationships. We never compromise either. We focus on private equity and capital markets. We perform all investment due diligence, hedging and execution decisions for the fund. Our primary strategy focus is finding opportunities and building value.

Financial description

Minerva Capital Group intends to take significant positions in the target firms with the aim of influencing management to enhance shareholder value and impact value. Our firm aims to do this by investing in companies with an EBITDA of less than $5 Million and take them to $20 Million EBITDA.

14 years

of track record


the year funded

50,000,000 USD


Asset manager

Minerva Capital Group


Headquarters location:

Other funds managed by this asset manager: Minerva Mexico Debt Fund, LP

SDG goals

SDG targets

Equal rights to ownership basic services technology and economic resources

Encourage companies to adopt sustainable practices and sustainability reporting

Expand and upgrade energy services for developing countries

Key performance indicators

Fund overview

Asset manager: Minerva Capital Group

Product track record: Fund has 14 years of track record

Target IRR: n.a.

Committed Capital: n.a.

Target return category: Risk-adjusted market-rate of return

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Inception year: 2009

Vintage year: 2011

Target region: ,

Target close date: 01/12/2011

Product term: 3yr

Assets under management: 50,000,000 USD (US Dollar)

Investment size: Min: 0; Max: 0; Avg: 0

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Fund investments to date: 2

Fund investments to date exited or repaid: 0

Management fee: 2%

Carried interest: n.a.

Hurdle rate: n.a.

GIIN Investors' Council Investment: No

Limited Partners / Investors: n.a.

Limited Partner / Investor Type: Family Office


E-mail: info@minervacapitalgroup.com

Website: http://www.minervacapitalgroup.com

Phone number: 305 672 0587

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Jocelyn Cortez Young

Managing Partner

Xavier Alarcon


Impact Performance


Impact thesis

Minerva Capital Group believes in optimizing financial returns along with creating positive social impact. Our impact investments include the bottom of the pyramid and focus on food and energy sectors, which we believe to be two of the most vital sectors for generating direct and meaningful impact. In the food sector, our investments are focused at increasing agricultural productivity and achieving food security, while implementing sustainable land use practices and proper waste management. Our intention in the energy sector is for our investments to bring access to energy, improve energy and fuel efficiency, and rely on renewable energy. We adhere to the Impact Reporting and Investment Standards (IRIS).

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