Founded in 2001 by Dieter Rentsch and Roman Rosslenbroich the Aquila Group is a leading provider of asset management and investment services. The Group comprises two core business areas that operate independently from each other.

The Aquila Capital brand comprises a number of investment companies managing a family of real asset, financial asset and private market strategies. Investors benefit from a multi-team investment approach with dedicated experts in their respective fields. From regulated mutual funds to direct investments and special mandates, as a long-term partner, Aquila Capital provides holistic investment concepts and comprehensive investment advice and services to its investors.

The Alceda brand comprises companies specialising in structuring funds for Aquila Capital and third parties as well as overseeing investment control and risk management of these vehicles. Alceda provides consulting, financing and investment solutions for real asset investments as well as a broad suite of structuring solutions that range from traditional investment strategies to complex alternative investment strategies and the re-domiciling of funds. Alceda is licensed as an alternative investment fund manager (AIFM) in Luxembourg and Germany and as a UCITS fund manager in Luxembourg.

The owner-managed Aquila Group employs more than 200 staff across eight locations in Europe and Asia Pacific and manages assets of over EUR 7.1 bn for a global investor base (as at December 2015).