AEH is an active investor in high-conviction assets across a range of sectors including professional services, healthcare, innovation & technology, media, energy & resources, retail and agribusiness.
Investing our balance sheet and reputation in private equity, listed and unlisted businesses, our investment thesis is to take direct long term positions and work with boards and management to deliver strategy and create value.
AEH was a foundation investor in the MGB Equity Growth private equity funds and subsequent Investec Wentworth funds.
AEH continues a long standing commitment to Australian agriculture with its merino wool operations. With its rural properties west of Orange, AEH carries forward a family tradition that dates back four generations to when brothers Joseph and George Playoust immigrated to Australia in 1892 with the renowned French wool-brokerage firm, Henri Cauillez et Cie.