In the fast-paced world of business, strategic partnerships can often be the catalyst for transformative change. For Invest Europe, the decision to collaborate with Stefanini proved to be a game-changer, offering a myriad of benefits that significantly impacted their operations. In a collaborative dialogue between Stefanini, a global technology solutions provider and Invest Europe, key insights emerged regarding the strategic partnership’s foundation, services rendered, achieved milestones, challenges overcome, and future plans.
Invest Europe is the association representing Europe’s private equity, venture capital and infrastructure sectors, as well as their investors. They have over 650 members, split roughly equally between private equity, venture capital and limited partners – with some 110 associate members representing advisers to our ecosystem. Those members are based in 57 countries, including 42 in Europe, and manage 60% of the European private equity and venture capital industry’s €1 trillion of assets under management. Businesses with private capital investment employ 10.5 million people across Europe, 4.5% of the region’s workforce. *
Invest Europe sought a strategic ally capable of delivering a comprehensive 360-degree solution for managing intricate projects seamlessly. Stefanini’s holistic approach not only saved time but also averted unnecessary complications, significantly enhancing operational efficiency.
Stefanini’s platform, the EDC, emerged as the linchpin in collecting, auditing, and reporting data on the private equity and venture capital industry across Europe. This intricate platform, developed and maintained by Stefanini, amalgamated data from over 4000 firms, 11,000 funds, 95,000 portfolio companies, and 350,000 transactions, forming the bedrock of Invest Europe’s data-driven activities.
Recognizing potential challenges, Stefanini underscored the critical importance of flawless communication between teams. Acknowledging the evolving nature of teams and increasing project complexities, Stefanini emphasized the enduring success derived from consistent communication.
Invest Europe found an ideal partner in Stefanini, attributing success to the latter’s expertise, unwavering commitment, and meticulous attention to detail. Stefanini was seen not just as a participant but as a true partner in constructing a successful project.
Looking forward, Invest Europe expressed a commitment to continuous improvement. Future plans involve launching new data collection exercises on infrastructure and other asset classes, leveraging Stefanini’s expertise. Automation remains a focal point to enhance efficiency, user experience, and platform performance.
The partnership between Stefanini and Invest Europe stands as a testament to the transformative capabilities of strategic collaborations. Through cutting-edge solutions and communication, the alliance has overcome challenges and set the stage for sustained success in the evolving landscape of data-driven enterprises.
To gain more insights, we invite you to watch our case study video “Unlocking Data-Driven Success: The Story of Stefanini and Invest Europe’s Strategic Synergy”.
* For more information visit www.investeurope.eu