Main Capital Partners is a private equity firm focused on building healthy software groups

As a strategic partner we support founders and management teams with data-driven and pragmatic advice. We know what is needed for value creation, operational excellence and sustainable growth.

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Software is what we do

After almost 20 years of strengthening software companies, we understand the software market dynamics. Our proprietary Market Intelligence and Performance Excellence group delivers data-driven guidance and strategic market analysis.

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Partnerships for growth and value creation

We work closely together with management teams as a strategic partner, in order to create value for their customers and employees, our investors and society. Driving growth organically and through cross-border acquisitions.

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Main Capital Partners is a strategic investor with an exclusive focus on enterprise software companies in the Benelux, DACH and the Nordics regions.

Through our local market presence and our deep knowledge of the software industry, we are able to help software companies achieve their growth objectives.


Our dedicated team works from local offices in our three target geographies, helping software companies through strategic advice and pragmatic support.

Meet the team


Private Equity Internship (Stockholm)

We are currently looking for a university student in business administration, finance or economics who is in the final year of their master's degree with strong analytical skills.

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Business Analyst/Associate private equity (Stockholm)

To strengthen our fast-growing operations in Stockholm, we are looking for a proactive (fulltime) Business Analyst/Associate.

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Performance Excellence Manager/Lead – “Strategy & Growth”

Business Analyst Private Equity (Düsseldorf)

To strengthen our fast-growing operations in our office in Düsseldorf, we are looking for a new colleague with a proactive mindset and strong analytical skills to join our team as a Business Analyst.

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Business Analyst Private Equity (The Hague)

To strengthen our fast-growing operations in our office in The Hague, we are looking for a new colleague with a proactive mindset and strong analytical skills.

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Main CEO Day 2023

On March 16 2023 we hosted the Main CEO Day and discussed all the challenges of scaling up your busi...

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“I find it an exciting opportunity to join Zig and play a role in their continued success.”-In conversation with Gabriëlle Herschel-Wiltink

Main interviewed Gabriëlle Herschel-Wiltink about her new role as Chief Financial Officer at Zig, o...

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Textkernel acquires Joboti to further enhance AI-powered recruitment automation solutions

Textkernel, a renowned AI solutions provider for the recruitment industry backed by strategic softwa...

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Corporate Values

#1 Partnership

We are committed to forging long-term partnerships with founders and management teams, with the aim to build leading, sustainable software groups.

#2 Dedication & persistence

We are fully dedicated to the benefit of our portfolio, with 20 years of software industry knowledge, three growing local teams and a proprietary Performance Excellence & Market Intelligence Group.

#3 Integrity

We are solid partners and like to work with solid people. We uphold the highest standards of integrity, professionalism and confidentiality, as trusted partners do. We work hard, but we are realistic, respectful and transparent.

#4 Knowledge sharing

We share knowledge about best practices and product-markets with our partners. With data-driven guidance and strategic advice we stimulate entrepreneurship and facilitate fast decision-making.