Clearwater Capital Partners, LLC Fact Sheet 2006
Clearwater Capital Partners, LLC (“Clearwater” or the “Firm”) is an investment firm founded in December 2001 to invest in special
situations and distressed or otherwise undervalued assets and securities located in Asia, excluding Japan (the “Asia Region”).
The three founding partners, Robert Petty, Amit Gupta and Bruno Beuque (the “Principals”), each have expertise in one of the
three primary disciplines required for success in executing Clearwater’s investment strategy. Robert Petty’s primary expertise is
in portfolio management, sourcing and trading. Amit Gupta’s primary expertise is in credit analysis and underwriting. Bruno
Beuque’s primary expertise is in restructuring and asset management. The Principals as a group have more than 50 years of
combined Asia credit and special situations investment experience and have invested in 80 restructurings with total liabilities in
excess of $65 billion. Clearwater’s investment strategy is to leverage its distinct advantages in due diligence and execution
capabilities across local currencies, languages and jurisdictions to build a diversified, cash generative and non-correlating
portfolio of special situations investments and distressed or otherwise undervalued assets and securities located in the Asia
Region. Clearwater’s investors include major endowments, foundations, family offices and large institutions.
Global Offices The Opportunity: Clearwater combines the disciplines of private equity and credit investing to
capitalize on what the Firm perceives to be an historic opportunity for special situations investing
New York in the Asia Region. Several drivers of these investment opportunities include: economic growth
485 Madison Avenue and strong currency fundamentals; credit market growth, which now exceeds $7.7 trillion;
18th Floor underdeveloped capital markets in need of sophisticated solutions, especially with respect to the
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debt and equity markets of small- to medium-sized enterprises (“SMEs”); ongoing pressure on
Singapore financial institutions to reduce the percentage of non-performing loans (“NPLs”) on their balance
6 Battery Road sheets; and increased pressure on companies to improve generally weak balance sheets and
#37-03 operating inefficiencies.
Clearwater’s Global Presence: Clearwater has 50 professionals located in New York,
1 Exchange Square Singapore, Hong Kong, Seoul and Mumbai. The Firm’s global reach is complemented by its
Suite 3406 local presence and due diligence and execution capabilities in local currencies, languages and
Central, Hong Kong jurisdictions. Collectively, Clearwater’s professionals represent 11 nationalities and speak 12
10th Floor KTB Network Bldg.
Seoul 135-080, Korea
201, 2nd Floor, Central Plaza,
166, CST Road, Kalina, Seoul
Mumbai 400 098
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AUM $750 million
Mumbai Singapore Hong Kong
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Employees 50 Asset Management Asset Management Global Focus
India Dedicated SE Asia Presence China Presence
The Clearwater Portfolios: Clearwater’s investment portfolios are diversified across eight Asian
economies and over 20 industries. Although Clearwater’s historical investments have been
Strategy Clearwater made predominately in debt, Clearwater has and will continue to structure investments that
combines the combine debt and equity in order to produce a more asymmetric risk profile for the portfolio and
disciplines of generate absolute returns.
investing to build Disclaimer. This informational document dated August 15, 2006 (the “Fact Sheet”) is furnished for the purpose of
diversified providing certain information about Clearwater Capital Partners, LLC and its managed entities. The information
contained herein is provided for informational purposes only and is not an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to
portfolios of buy an interest in any Clearwater managed entity.
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