ESG STRATEGY & GOVERNANCE
IN ITS PEER GROUP3 (EQUITY)
Who We Are
Vantage Infrastructure comprises an experienced team, long-standing institutional relationships and a diverse equity and debt infrastructure investment portfolio formed from the international business of Hastings Funds Management.
We work closely with our global clients to implement leading debt and equity investment solutions within the infrastructure sector and support investee companies to create more resilient and sustainable businesses to meet tomorrow’s infrastructure needs.
We believe in sustainable investing and integrate actively ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) considerations in our process as a driver of value and risk. Reflective of this, Vantage Infrastructure is a signatory to the Principles for Responsible Investment, a Task Force for Climate-Related Financial Disclosures supporter and a GRESB Infrastructure Member.
Backed by experienced long-term asset management specialist
Partner-led with material staff ownership
Private infrastructure debt and equity investments only
25+ year legacy of infrastructure investing
15+ years of core/core+ investment experience
Comprehensive client servicing tailored to investors’ needs
ESG embedded across investment lifecycle
Focus on sustainable value/risk management
Aiming at best in class ESG practices and investor engagement
What We Do
We manage over 60 investments in the energy, environment, transportation, data infrastructure and social infrastructure sectors across Europe, North America and Australia. Our primary focus is to deliver superior, sustainable risk-adjusted returns through the most suitable investment solutions we can offer to our clients.
Bespoke solution for individual clients aimed to deliver specific target return and/or yield objectives. Our mandates can cover single or multiple assets, target closed or open-ended products and offer full investment life cycle services or focus on asset management
Focused investment products targeting pre-defined risk, return and/or yield profiles with certain sector and/or geographical focus
Investment alongside a pooled vehicle in specific target private infrastructure companies
What We Stand For
We believe success is built from encouraging openness of communication and diversity of thought. We are a responsible, entrepreneurial firm focussed on developing long-term relationships with our investors, our shareholders, our investee companies, our industry partners and our network of advisers. We are passionate about our commitment to serving our clients and ambitious in the solutions we seek. We rely on a culture of collaboration, mutual respect and continuous improvement.
Our corporate values guide the behaviour we display with investors, with each other, with our investee companies and the communities they serve.
Vantage Infrastructure is majority owned by Northill Capital (‘Northill’), an experienced owner of specialist asset management businesses with a long-term and client-centric philosophy. Senior members of the Vantage Infrastructure team have a material equity stake in the business in partnership with Northill.
Industry Partnerships and Memberships
We work in partnership with well-recognised industry bodies, including:
Signatory to the UN Principles for Responsible Investment
Member of GRESB Infrastructure and part of EMEA Industry Benchmark Committee
Supporter of the Task Force Climate-Related Financial Disclosures
Member of the Global Infrastructure Investor Association
Partnership with Myclimate to reach carbon neutrality
Consortium member and contributor to Moody’s Analytics Project Finance Data Alliance
All figures as of 31 December 2019;
1 Full-time employees and contracts;
2 AUM excludes undrawn commitments and have been converted at a rate of GBP 1 = US$ 1.33;
3 GRESB is an industry association score and benchmarks the ESG management and performance of infrastructure fund managers and assets.