THE FIRM Altra was founded in 2005, based on the Principals' shared experience and mutual belief that midcap companies in the region represent highly attractive investment targets for private equity firms with the ability to create value through improved operations and strategic management.

The firm's investment focus is the Andean Region with special emphasis in Colombia and Peru, where it has positioned local investment teams with over 80 years of direct relevant experience in the region. Since its inception, Altra has invested in fifteen platform companies and has raised over $500 million of equity commitments from a diversified group of investors, including leading public and private pension funds, funds-of-funds, family offices, sovereign wealth funds, endowments and foundations. The firm's operations are based in Bogota and Lima.

Geographical Presence
ALTRA geographical presence