Potential into Results
Who We Are

Sun European Partners, LLP is the European adviser to U.S.-based Sun Capital Partners, Inc. Sun European Partners, LLP is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.



Sun Capital Partners, Inc. is a global private equity firm focused on identifying companies’ untapped potential and leveraging its deep operational and financial resources to transform results. Sun Capital is a trusted partner that is recognised for its investment and operational experience, including particular expertise in business and consumer services, healthcare, industrial and consumer sectors.

U.S.-based Sun Capital Partners, Inc. targets companies with €50 million to €1.0 billion in sales and has a broad industry focus, with no particular industry excluded from consideration. Typically, investments by Sun Capital Partners, Inc. affiliates have leading market positions in their industry, long-term competitive advantages and significant barriers to entry. Acquisition and investment candidates may include private businesses, divisions of larger entities and publicly-traded companies.


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Firm Overview
Over $12 Billion* of cumulative
Capital Commitments

* Cumulative Capital Commitments includes all commitments from current and prior funds that have had their final close. Current AUM is $7.0 billion. As of December 31, 2018.

What we Look For

  • Lower middle market and middle market companies with untapped potential
  • €50 million to €1.5 billion in sales or any size for add-on opportunities to existing portfolio companies
  • Companies with strong market positions or franchise value that we can help reach their full potential
Our Values
Our Mission
  • Consistent, top quartile returns for our LPs
  • Protect and enhance our reputation
  • Continuous improvement
  • Provide outstanding people with great careers
  • Our stakeholder partners share our success
Our Culture
  • Integrity and fairness always
  • Honor and respect everyone
  • Embrace teamwork
  • No ego or arrogance
  • Be decisive and accountable
  • Demonstrate commitment and passion
  • Have fun and lighten up
Operating Imperatives
  • Customer, customer, customer
  • Prioritize and get it done
  • Great people make great companies
  • Get the facts
  • Know the numbers
  • Think differently