Lexico is entrusted by its investors to identify and invest in businesses that it believes are capable of generating long term capital appreciation. This means having experienced investment professionals in the right places identifying the right opportunities. They are guided in turn by a decision-making process comprising committees and the Group Board.
Advisory Board & Industry Expertise Advisors
The members of Lexico's advisory board have held executive roles in major corporations throughout the world. Their role is to help identify and evaluate investment opportunities and often serve on the board of directors of portfolio companies. They bring hands-on experience, assessing the optimum execution strategies to improve the operating performance of our portfolio companies.
Lexico's investment professionals combine their financial expertise and years of investment experience to identify the best acquisition opportunities and perform necessary due diligence to minimize our risks.
Lexico's Portfolio Committee monitors the performance and risk of investments and periodically identifies new opportunities in various industries and evaluates re-balancing decisions.
Our limited partners are trusted to support us in capital funding to grow our portfolios.
Our general partners provide overall direction and run the firm, managing the investment funds under management. Read more about our General Partners.
How we Invest
Lexico seeks long-term capital appreciation by committing equity to high quality companies with strong management to execute acquisition or expansion. We seek to generate superior returns in a variety of situations, including direct equity investments, leveraged buy-outs, recapitalizations, growth investments and stressed/distressed investments.
Lexico's rigorous investment approach has consistently produced excellent returns for our funds and limited partners. Lexico partners maintain close relationships with a pool of senior operational executives from diverse industry backgrounds. Many have led several Lexico's portfolio companies during the period of our ownership. Lexico works closely with the management of our investee firms to ensure the company performs to its full potential. This philosophy underpins the excellent performance of all investment worldwide.
Lexico invests in businesses which exhibit the following attributes:
- Enterprise value of SGD 1 million to SGD 10 million.
- Talented and experienced management with a strong sense of integrity
- Opportunities for growth either organically or through acquisition
- Stable cash flows with EBITA of at least SGD 1million
- Above average returns on internally invested capital, preferably more than 15%.
Lexico's partners and clients achieve success on the basis of far-sighted planning, openness and integrity.
Client needs first, Integrity above all