Rettig Ltd

Rettig Ltd is a family-owned investment company that creates value for generations. Our investment strategy focuses on both listed and private assets, and sets out to generate attractive over-the-cycle returns while maintaining an appropriate risk level in the portfolio. A cornerstone in our investment strategy is the ambition to cooperate with professional and like-minded partners and co-investors. Rettig Ltd is controlled by the 9th generation of the von Rettig family.

Investment strategy

Our investment strategy covers both listed and private assets, comprising specifically Listed Core Investments (LCI), Private Market Investments (PMI) and Liquid Investments (LI).

Listed Core Investments

In LCI we focus on value creation through active ownership in publicly traded companies. We seek to invest in attractive companies where we see long-term value creation potential and share the mindset of other significant shareholders and management teams.

Private Market Investments

Within PMI we focus on private market investments on a global basis, covering for instance private equity fund investments and co-investments.

Liquid Investments

LI targets mainly equity- or an equity-like investment exposure. Investments will by nature be liquid and the investment strategy is global. LI is a complementary investment strategy for Rettig Ltd with the purpose of optimisting the overall risk / return profile in our portfolio.


Our team comprises experienced investment professionals and specialists, working together to execute our investment strategy and deliver attractive returns over-the-cycle

Our story

Rettig started as a tobacco factory in Hamburg in Germany in the 1770s. Later the business operations moved to Sweden and in 1845, Rettig established a tobacco factory in Turku, Finland. Since then, the company has throughout its long history been actively engaged in a broad range of industrial businesses.