Permira Credit is one of Europe’s leading specialist credit investors, supporting businesses with flexible financing solutions across Direct Lending, CLO Management, Structured Credit and Strategic Opportunities.

Integrated part of the Permira platform

Long-term track record of investing in European companies through multiple cycles

Focus on resilient sectors, particularly technology, healthcare and services

Committed to responsible investment, leveraging Permira’s ESG guidance, expertise and resources

Direct Lending

  • Partnering with high-quality businesses to support their growth

  • Providing flexible, mostly senior secured, credit solutions to
    mid-market companies

  • Committed to responsible investment


Investments in European companies


Invested in direct lending

CLO Management

  • Our Providus CLO Management platform manages vehicles which invest predominantly in broadly syndicated leveraged loans to large-cap companies positioned in resilient sectors such as healthcare, technology and services

  • Differentiated by its credit-led approach, focus on ESG risks and active management style


Assets under management


CLOs priced since 2018

Structured Credit

  • Our Sigma Structured Credit funds specialise in investing in CLOs

  • Flexible, credit-led approach with a proven ability to deploy capital across multiple cycles 


Sigma funds raised


Years of investing in European CLOs

Strategic Opportunities

  • Our Strategic Opportunities strategy provides the flexibility to pivot investment activity according to the prevailing market opportunities


  • Strategic Capital, the principal area of target deployment, will consist of providing bespoke debt and minority equity primary solutions to companies unable to access traditional forms of financing


  • Dislocation Opportunities may arise during periods of volatility, and our Strategic Opportunities strategy has the ability to lend into these environments to support quality companies