Eyrir Invest “Buy and Build” strategy has a proven track record as shareholder value has increased well above market returns since foundation.
Marel is the leading global provider of advanced equipment, systems and services to the fish, meat, poultry and further processing industries. Eyrir Invest has been the principal shareholder in Marel since 2005, a period of rapid external and internal growth. Eyrir Invest is the largest shareholder in Marel and holds just under 25% share or just over 190 m. shares.
Eyrir Venture Management
Eyrir Venture Management is Eyrir Invest´s venture investment arm. Our investment philosophy is built on Eyrir Invest´s long tradition, and strong platform, to participate through active ownership in start-up and growth companies, supporting further growth and scalability. Eyrir Venture Management focuses on supporting promising ventures for international growth and value creation, fully in line with Eyrir´s “Buy and Build“ philosophy.
Eyrir Sprotar is built on Eyrir Invest´s long tradition, and strong platform, to participate through active ownership in start-up and growth companies, supporting further growth and scalability. Investments to date have been in companies to which Eyrir Sprotar believes it can add considerable value through ownership and by capitalizing on existing growth possibilities.
Eyrir Vöxtur is a growth fund, investing primarily in start-up companies that have progressed beyond the initial start-up phase, and additional investment is required. Eyrir Vöxtur invests in companies that are approaching new industries or have the potential to approach global markets in a new way, emphasize new technology, new methods, new business models, and growing global markets or industries. Eyrir Vöxtur invests in companie that are ready for a rapid growth phase and can scale up production, sales, marketing, and business development.