SINCE 2013

CALLIDUS CAPITAL is a corporate finance and investment advisory company

With more than 20 years of experience in corporate finance, in-depth knowledge of the investment grounds and a wide range of contacts around the world, CALLIDUS CAPITAL partners have attracted more than EUR 500 million to our clients’ investment projects.


Callidus Capital provides advisory services in relation to buying, selling and merging companies, including:

  • identification of acquisition targets
  • financial analysis of the target company (historical and future)
  • determining the value of the company
  • searching for potential financial and/or strategic investors, including Private Equity and Venture Capital Funds, European investment funds, and other investors from region and rest of the world
  • designing of the most favorable transaction structure
  • attracting of the necessary financing to finance the deal
  • negotiating with all parties involved,
    organising the whole process and concluding the deal

Callidus Capital has extensive experience in attracting various types of capital to ensure the refinancing of your existing liabilities ( loans, shareholder loans etc.), restructuring, and the attraction of new financing.

We have long-term cooperation and successful experience with all Latvian credit institutions, European and foreign Private Equity and Venture Capital Funds, European investment funds, international lenders (EIB, NIB, EBRD), as well as other alternative lenders.

Callidus Capital specializes in attraction:

  • loan financing
  • capital financing
  • quasi-capital (mezzanine loans, etc.) financing
  • other types of financing as needed

Callidus Capital partners consider venture capital opportunities by investing themselves, as well as successfully attracting local and foreign investors. We consider both – strategic long-term investments and medium-term financial investment projects. Our latest realized venture capital transactions: KOOL, IPAS INDEXO.


Past Transactions

Callidus Capital was mandated by IPAS INDEXO 11 shareholders to arrange block sale transaction of shares, which is 12% of total number of IPAS INDEXO shares. As a result 17 new investors were attracted
Callidus Capital acted as an exclusive financial adviser and ensured deal structuring and capital attraction in total amount EUR 122.2 M to Kekava ABT which is the first major PPP road construction project in Latvia.
Callidus Capital acted as an exclusive financial advisor to KOOL assisting on all aspects of its development since its launch when the idea was only on a paper. Callidus Capital developed comprehensive business plan and participated in creation of strategy and brand, which allowed to raise first round of investment
Callidus Capital, who acted as the exclusive financial consultant, in cooperation with Signet Bank, who acted as the issue organizer, managed the JSC "ELKO Group" bond issue, as a result bonds for the total amount of EUR 20 million were issued
Callidus Capital was hired as a shareholder financial advisor to attract buyers and arrange the transaction. Callidus Capital ensured the successful completion of the transactions and as a result 9 shareholders sold their shares, which is 19.5% of the total number of IPAS INDEXO shares, and 25 investors bought these shares for the total amount of 1.9 million euros
Callidus Capital attracted financing of EUR 20 million for Latvijas Propāna Gāze Ltd. The financing was used for minority shareholder buyout and development of the company
Callidus Capital acted as an exclusive financial advisor to management of the company assisting on all aspects of the transaction: 100% share buy-out (MBO) and Kinetics trademark buy-out from USA partner
Callidus Capital acted as an exclusive buy-side advisor to a private investor in the acquisition of 96.3% of the Smiltenes Piens shares, taking care of deal coordination, negotiations with the sellers and attracting financing from BPM Mezzanine Fund
Callidus Capital represented Riga Municipality company SIA Rīgas satiksme in negotiating and attracting financing from local banks, which resulted in funding of 100 million from SEB bank


Valdis Siksnis
Valdis Siksnis
Partner/ Advisor
Ieva Jāgere
Ieva Jāgere
Managing Partner