About us

Who we are

We are a team of professionals from various backgrounds focused on alternative investments, sometimes referred to as Europe’s most western fund manager.

What we aspire to•

We aspire to be the premier Portuguese-based alternative investment manager, by meeting the unfulfilled demand for a trusted fund manager of alternative assets, free of conflicts of interest and hidden agendas.

We work in property, private equity, professional sports and passion investments.

In Property, we base our efforts in FundBox’s market presence and reputation as a long-standing independent fund manager. In Private Equity we work to build a position as a natural outgrowth of FundBox’s real estate private equity practice, highly focused on secondaries. In professional sports, we work to take advantage of the ban of third-party ownership of footballers in Europe to introduce innovative investment structures, In passion investments our goal is to offer small-scale, accessible investments vehicles in contemporary art, classic cars and wine.

What we propose
  • Reputation and credibility
  • Track record of sucessfully closed deals
  • First grade transaction structuring and execution
  • Transaction risk identification and mitigation
  • Portugal-specific financial and commercial advice
  • Independent advice free of potential conflicts
  • Deal origination for clients
  • In-depth knowledge of portuguese property
  • Senior officer involvement throughout transaction execution

How we work

FundBox competes against the large fund managers for major transactions by:

Offering its services free of any conflicting agenda to sell other, proprietary products.

Offering its services at a point in the development of a transaction when large fund managers are not cost effective.

Providing senior officer commitment through execution.

Actively sourcing transactions for clients.

FundBox competes against specialty fund management houses by offering at least comparable, if not better, execution capability.


Since the launch of the FundBox brand in 2004, FundBox professionals have raised more than €600 mn, executed approximately 700 transactions and paid-out to investors in excess of €250 mn.


FundBox Assets under management, as at December 31st 2023, were €455 mn, of which 79% in real estate funds, 20% in private equity funds and the remaining in alternative asset funds.

Alternative Asset Funds
Real Estate Funds
Private Equity Funds