East Capital Explorer AB (publ) is a Swedish investment company, created with the specific aim of bringing unique investment opportunities in Eastern Europe to a broader investor base. The head office is located in Stockholm and the share is traded on Nasdaq Stockholm, Mid Cap. The company makes direct investments into private and public companies, and our main investment theme is domestic growth and the Company targets fast growing sectors such as Retail and Consumer goods, Financials and Real Estate.
Economic integration with Western Europe and strong domestic demand are key drivers for growth. Eastern Europe is expected to grow twice as fast as Western Europe over the next five years
We concentrate on sectors benefitting from strong domestic demand assessed to provide the best long-term growth prospects, such as retail, consumer goods, financials and Real Estate
East Capital Explorer primarily provides exposure to small and medium-sized companies in Eastern Europe with high growth potential, which otherwise are not easily accessible for investors. At the end of 2015, 49 percent of the portfolio was invested in private equity and 28 percent in real estate