La Mancha Resource Capital LLP (“La Mancha”), advises the Luxembourg-based La Mancha Resource Fund SCSp (“the Fund”). The Fund is a special opportunities, open-ended alternative investment fund, with a long-term investment strategy focused on the precious metals and energy transition metals sectors.
The Fund’s mandate is to support portfolio companies to achieve organic and inorganic growth, and realise expansion plans, by providing long-term capital, as well as board level experience and expertise.
La Mancha’s team members have a strong and proven track record operating in mining sector. Having played a key role in the transformation of junior mining companies into sizable, well diversified, regional and sector-significant players that have generated superior capital returns to shareholders and achieved meaningful ESG improvements.
The Fund was created in mid-2021, when La Mancha holding SRL an investment vehicle associated with the Sawiris family of Egypt contributed mining assets it had accumulated since taking la Mancha resources inc private in 2012. Click here to see press release. Since inception, the Fund has acquired multiple new portfolio company investments, realised one, and consolidated two portfolio companies through a merger vehicles.
At year-end 2021, the Fund had more than US$1.3 billion invested in mining assets. It is continuously assessing a pipeline of new opportunities to further scale and diversify its existing portfolio.
The Fund is open to receiving new capital from select professional and institutional investors to invest alongside its existing investor.
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The Fund works with portfolio companies to generate optimal exit opportunities by developing management succession programs, market positioning, and free float liquidity in concert with underlying business growth.
BUILD & IMPROVE
Support management teams in delivering strategic transformation:
promote operational efficiency improvements
aggressively explore to prove asset and land package potential
build new mines and capacities
proactive management of social & regulatory risk
Within the Fund’s portfolio companies, we endorse continuous improvement of ESG metrics through the appointment of key executives to promote, prioritise and manage complex ESG challenges throughout the organisation.
Key investment criteria:
Take large minority stakes (20-30%) in mining businesses that are undervalued in comparison to their peers.
Targets are typically listed and hard to research, with single or in-construction assets that have scope for organic and external growth.