Bluetower Associates is a private equity advisor specialising in direct secondary transactions. We seek to be the partner of choice for investors selling portfolios of secondary assets and private equity managers financing the purchase of direct secondary portfolios. We are a private equity placement agent authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority in the United Kingdom. In the United States of America we offer securities through XT Capital Partners, LLC. Member: FINRA/SIPC (see Disclosure Summary)

What we do


Bluetower Associates brings together managers of high quality secondary direct portfolios and institutional investors. We seek to exceed the expectations of all the parties involved through a better understanding of what is achievable in the secondary space

How we do it

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Bluetower Associates works with clients to develop innovative structured solutions for direct secondary portfolios in order to attract long-term funding from investors.


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Bluetower has successfully raised numerous direct secondary funds backed by a diverse group of institutional investors. We tailor the optimal solution for clients through an informed and current understanding of the funders and their specific investment preferences.


Bluetower Associates has in depth knowledge and experience of secondary structuring and investing. All of the partners have held senior roles in established private equity secondary funds. We bring the necessary mix of skills, knowledge and experience to a client seeking a secondary solution.


More about some of our clients, our creative structures and the funds that we have raised.


Orlando is an Italian private equity firm investing in special situations and restructurings from complex buyouts.



Octopus Ventures is part of the Octopus Group, one of the fastest growing investment management companies in Europe. Octopus Group has £4.7 billion of assets under management on behalf of 50,000 investors.

Octopus Zenith LP

Octopus Zenith Opportunities II LP


Rosetta is a dedicated life science investor founded in 2001. The team manages six life science portfolios totalling $170 million.

Rosetta Capital Fund IV

Rosetta Capital Fund V


Loudwater Investment Partners is a venture capital investor.


Loudwater Capital Fund I


Chamonix Private Equity is a London-based firm that targets direct secondaries opportunities, acquiring portfolios of direct investments from other professional investors.

Chamonix Private Equity Fund II

Chamonix Private Equity Fund III


Octopus unveils new $140 mln fund

Octopus Ventures is launching a $140 million fund. Octopus Zenith Opportunities II LP will focus on backing later-stage European startups. Bluetower Associates LLP served as advisor to Octopus on the fund.


Octopus Opportunities fund

Venture capital investor Octopus Ventures, part of the Octopus Group, has announced it raised the $140m Octopus Zenith Opportunities II LP (“Octopus Opportunities fund”), aimed at providing growth capital to successful fast-growing later-stage companies across Europe.


Contact Us

Bluetower Associates LLP
2nd Floor
Berkeley Square House
Berkeley Square
London W1J 6BD
Tel: +44 20 7183 6049