GIP is an independent infrastructure fund manager that combines deep industry expertise with industrial best practice operational management. Our current equity fund, Global Infrastructure Partners II, makes equity investments in high quality infrastructure assets in the energy, transport and water/waste sectors where we possess deep experience and strong relationships.
GIP manages approximately $35 billion for its investors. Additionally, the companies in GIP's portfolio have combined annual revenues greater than $5 billion and employ approximately 21,000 people.
In addition to its equity investing focus, GIP has a credit arm, the Credit Solutions or "CAPS" Fund. GIP CAPS was formed to make non-equity investments, with the ability to transact across multiple entry points in the capital stack. GIP CAPS targets energy, transport, water and waste and other industries or projects with infrastructure-like characteristics. GIP CAPS provides custom tailored financing solutions across a breadth of capital needs, including greenfield and brownfield projects, acquisition finance, liquidity and growth, restructuring and secondary purchases.
GIP maintains a clear investment approach that is based on four core components:
GIP has a deep team of professionals that combines industry knowledge with best-in-class financial and operational capability. This group is further complemented by a diverse group of experienced Senior Advisors.
GIP's business strategy focuses its proprietary, specialist resources within its three industry sectors. Our objective is to originate investments with the potential to deliver superior risk-adjusted returns for our investors. The essential elements of this approach are as follows:
GIP creates value for its investors by improving the performance and service quality of its portfolio company assets. Our dedicated team of seasoned operational professionals seeks to apply advanced management processes and industrial best practice expertise to deliver these gains.
GIP’s strategy for realizing superior returns is based on strict pricing discipline and careful selection of assets from within the infrastructure sectors we understand well. We employ a rigorous evaluation process that incorporates proven selection criteria, integrated due diligence teams and a strong focus on risk management and mitigation.