Co-investment solutions for financial sponsors and partners of the bank

Rabobank is committed to making a substantial contribution to welfare and prosperity in the Netherlands and to feeding the world sustainably. Via co-investment we can invest alongside a lead investor or in consortium with partners to support companies in the Food & Agri value chain in Rabo home markets globally and successful companies across sectors in the Netherlands

Rabo Fund & Co
Co-investments
Our Criteria

Ticket size

EUR 5m – EUR 25m equity investment per company

Stage

Companies with a profitable and proven business model

Product

Minority ordinary equity alongside lead investor

Sector

Companies across the Food & Agri value chain globally and sector agnostic in the Netherlands

Geography

Europe, North America, Latin America and Oceania where Rabobank has an active presence

Portfolio

Bolthouse Farms

Bolthouse Farms is a vertically integrated food and beverage company with leading market positions in fresh carrots and refrigerated premium beverages in the U.S. Co-investment with Butterfly Equity

Year of Investment

2019

Team
Yvonne Rooijakkers

Head of Rabo Fund & Co

Yvonne Rooijakkers

Head of Rabo Fund & Co

Yvonne joined the RCI team in September 2018 and is responsible for Co-Investments. Yvonne is focused on Co-Investing alongside professional partners, supporting companies active in F&A chains globally and successful companies in the Netherlands. Prior to RCI, Yvonne gained 12 years of experience in Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), bringing relevant deal experience to efficiently execute co-investment processes as well as an extensive network to bring relevant (sector-related) value to portfolio companies and partners. From 2011-2018, she worked at Rabobank M&A where she led a variety of F&A transactions and was also responsible for Dairy M&A coverage. Prior to that, she worked at the M&A team of ING in London (2006-2010). Yvonne has a Master’s degree in International Business (Finance track) from the University of Maastricht and passed all levels of the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) program.

Wouter van der Geest

Executive Director

Wouter van der Geest

Executive Director

Wouter van der Geest joined Rabobank in 2019, focusing on global Funds and Co-Investments in the Food & Agri sector as well as local investments in the Netherlands across all sectors. Before joining Rabobank he was a Senior Investment Manager at PGGM Private Equity, where he was responsible for the Fund and Co-Investment coverage in Asia as well as leading Co-Investments in the healthcare sector globally. Before PGGM he worked at KPMG Corporate Finance for eight years. Wouter holds a bachelor's and a master's degree in econometrics from the Vrije Universiteit in the Netherlands.

Contact us

Address

Rabo Corporate Investments

Croeselaan 28

3521 CB Utrecht