Who we are

Rheingold Capital® pursues direct investments into mid-sized, European businesses for the Tucano Group. We are an industrial holding company that works with a reliable team of experienced and hands-on investors. We acquire businesses that possess significant potential for strategic and/or operational improvements. We areheadquartered in the Netherlands and our office locations cover Central, Western and Southern Europe. Our team has been a trusted partner for large corporate sellers and buyers in 20+ transactions over the past decades, resulting in numerous references from our partners in past transactions.

What we do

We acquire non-core businesses from corporations and work along with management teams across Europe on sustainable long term improvements for our businesses. Our experience spans across the globe: Europe, the Americas and Asia. We focus on manufacturing, service and distribution businesses that have lost their lackluster but possess a viable core, a loyal customer base and a competitive positioning. Management teams prefer working with us as we create a perfect alignment of interest, and our seasoned operations team also supports management teams’ bandwidth and/or broadens the areas of expertise.

Our 10 advantages

  • We deploy permanent capital
  • We do not necessarily need external funding
  • We may accommodate a seller’s goals beyond the closing date.
  • We may complete a transaction within 4 weeks
  • We can accommodate most flexible transaction terms
  • We may assume vacant line management positions
  • We may limit TSA requirements to a bare minimum
  • We have demonstrated a successful carve-out track record of 10+ years
  • Our network covers all main European markets
  • Our relevant decision makers are involved day 1


Markt 14, NL-6221 CJ Maastricht, The Netherlands


Zurchertrasse 64, CH-Altendorf, SZ , Switzerland


Avinguda de l’Hostal Nou, 26, ES- 08799 Poligon Industrial De Barcelona, Spain


Agrippinawerft 6 D-50829 Cologne, Germany