Infrastructure

Infrastructure

We are one of the most experienced and longest tenured alternative infrastructure platforms globally.

Overview

We have established a comprehensive view of the infrastructure landscape, allowing us to broadly source diversified investment opportunities on a global scale. Leveraging our network of hard-to-access managers, co- investments, direct investments, and secondaries allows us to drive value to our clients through diversified access to globally sourced infrastructure investment opportunities. In addition, our labor impact strategy integrates investment, labor, and government expertise to source and execute infrastructure investments that seek attractive risk-adjusted returns by collaborating with organized labor.

~20

years investing in infrastructure

$8.5+

billion assets under management

~140

infrastructure investments

2,000+

infrastructure deals reviewed since 2003

Labor Impact Strategy

Within infrastructure, our Labor Impact Strategy seeks to originate and execute infrastructure projects that leverage the inclusion of union labor as a contributing factor to enabling attractive risk adjusted returns. 

How We Invest

Direct Investments

Investments made directly into businesses or securities.

Co-Investments

Investments made directly into businesses or securities in partnership with a manager.

Fund Investments​

Investments in managers’ multi-client funds; such investments are also known as primary fund investments.

Secondary Transactions​

Acquired interests in a primary fund after the fund has been at least partially deployed in underlying investments.

Seed | Joint Venture | Acceleration Investments

Investments in early stage managers or first funds in return for preferential terms and a share of manager economics

Experience Across Infrastructure Opportunities

- ~20 year track record of investing across the infrastructure landscape
- Deep transaction experience across geography, sectors and implementation types

Differentiated Sourcing Platform

- Robust sourcing network driven by the deep connectivity of our platform and team
- Unique view of the overall infrastructure landscape to source opportunities and seek to determine the most effective means of implementation

Robust Global Team

- A well resourced and experienced team of infrastructure investment professionals
- Deep sector knowledge and long tenure in the market allows us to be a partner of choice

2020 Labor and Economic Impact Report

Throughout 2020, our Labor Impact Strategy was able to deploy capital in investments that seek to achieve quality risk-adjusted returns, while producing considerable economic opportunities for working people. 

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AUM data as of September 30, 2021. Infrastructure investments data as of of March 31, 2021.

 

No assurances can be given that any investment will achieve its objectives or avoid losses. Unless apparent from context, all statements herein represent GCM Grosvenor’s opinion.