About us


Berling Capital Ltd. is a family-owned company founded in 1976. At the core of the operations is private equity. Buying, retaining, and selling companies has thus been the backbone of the company for over 40 years.

Throughout the years there have been close to 40 corporate restructurings and/or business sales. The company employed around 700 people at its peak years.

The operations are structured under a family office, which the founding family still manage and own. The company actively invests its own money in listed shares, listed funds, private equity funds as well as bonds and various other financial instruments. Besides the above-mentioned investments, Berling Capital Ltd. has a subsidiary, Confedent International Ltd.

The amount of investments and commitments managed by the group is approaching 100 M€. Berling Capital Ltd., the parent company of the group, is owned by Esa Karppinen, his wife and three children.