Qualified, connected and committed

FONTAVIS is an owner-managed, independent fund and investment manager headquartered in Switzerland that delivers sustainable returns on direct investments in clean energy and infrastructure assets. We attract long-term capital from qualified investors to invest it via funds in hydroelectric power plants and projects, wind farms, power grids, local and district heating networks, solar power plants as well as recycling plants and other infrastructure facilities. Our unique investment approach combines reliability, integrity and sustainability over an investment horizon of 12 years and more. To create lasting value for investors, project developers, the environment and future generations, we build and maintain long-term partnerships.

Milestones

2011

 

  • Incorporation Fontavis AG

2012

 

  • Partnership with UBS-CEIS AG
  • Incorporation UBS-Clean Energy Infrastructure Switzerland, KGK with Mobiliar and UBS
  • Fontavis promoted to exclusive advisor to UBS-CEIS

2013 – 2015

 

  • Investments in ten companies

2016

 

  • Investments in four companies
  • Expansion of business activities

2017

 

  • Obtaining of FINMA approval
  • Final Closing UBS-CEIS at CHF 397 million and 36 investors
  • Launch UBS-CEIS 2
  • Incorporation Fontavis Capital Partners S.à.r.l., Luxembourg
  • First Closing Fontavis SICAV-RAIF – Renewables Infrastructure Fund Europe, at EUR 102 million
  • Investments in four companies

2018

 

  • Three further investments
  • Third closing of UBS-CEIS 2 at 266 CHF million

2019

 

  • Fourth closing of UBS-CEIS 2 at 361 CHF million in March