IKAV invests in Energy Efficiency Projects as well as Solar and Wind Farms.
We are actively investing 300m Euros in energy efficiency projects within the European public and private sector. We evaluate, procure, install, finance, guarantee and operate Energy Efficiency Investments. The cost savings generated by our investments are shared directly with our clients, while they benefit from a reduced carbon footprint.
IKAV develops, constructs and acquires solar and wind assets. We create value for our investors through a rigorous development and investment process, which reflects our extensive expertise in the asset class.
Insurance company specialists
IKAV was established as an “Institute” which advises insurance companies on the efficient allocation of their capital. Knowledge, that we are uniquely able to bring to real asset investments.
Local expertise - international know-how.
Real assets are local assets. That’s why we strongly believe in having a regional presence in the countries where we invest. We currently have employees and offices in 5 countries throughout Europe.
Our local teams provide us with:
- Market intelligence on asset valuations and the discovery of attractive investment opportunities
- Efficient management and operation of existing assets
- A substantial local network and strong brand recognition within our sectors
- Unbiased knowledge of market and regulatory changes
Over 60% of our +50-person strong team has an engineering background in energy infrastructure. Every one of us is driven to maximize the benefits we generate for our clients.
500MW of solar projects have been planned and constructed by our team worldwide.
800MW of wind financings have been coordinated by our team worldwide.
Linking the entire value chain
We are active in project development, financing, planning & construction, M&A, asset management and operations & maintenance.
Our local subsidiaries serve some of the most respected investors and asset managers and are currently providing operations and maintenance services to 400MW of renewable energy assets and a growing number of energy efficiency investments.
2017IKAV enters the development and management of energy efficiency projects.
2016IKAV reactivates its green field project development in solar and wind.
2015IKAV acquires the O&M and asset management of PVQ Italia (formally Q-Cells Italy).
IKAV purchases the entire Spanish solar portfolio from BayWa.
2014IKAV acquires the O&M and asset management business of Prosolmed Spain and France.
2013IKAV takes over BP Solar’s italian O&M business, including the team that previously managed BP Solar’s European operations.
2012IKAV purchases BP’s pan European solar portfolio.
2011IKAV launches Luxembourg fund platform IKAV SICAV FIS.
IKAV makes its first investment in solar energy, purchasing Soventix’s Italian solar portfolio.