LimeTree Capital is a fiduciary private equity investment manager with a focus on under-researched real estate asset classes that capitalise on the rapidly growing middle-class consumption and affluence across Asia. We apply an institutional investment process and the proactive management of the underlying assets to create value, mitigate risks and enhance returns.

LimeTree Capital

Founded in 2006, LimeTree Capital currently has over US$1.3 billion of assets under management through its existing infrastructure/real estate strategies. Our investors include US Institutions, US Endowments, Foundations, European Institutions and Asian and European Family Offices.

LimeTree has developed a research driven, detailed institutional investment process to identify opportunities and has assembled an experienced team of investment and operating professionals to execute and manage our strategies.

LimeTree Capital has, to date, focused on alternative infrastructure and real estate strategies including:

  • Car Parking in China through the acquisition of car park assets and their operational improvement;
  • Real Estate Debt and Credit Solutions;
  • Travel & Tourism Real Estate including beachfront land in Asia and Hotel and Land repositioning in Niseko ski resort Japan.

We have offices in Hong Kong and Shanghai and our investment activities extend across the Asia-Pacific region.

The LimeTree Story

    • 2022
      KKR and ADM Capital invested into LimeTree Capital’s Car Parking Infrastructure Platform – We Park – together with existing LP’s

    • 2021
      Sold Hong Kong Industrial Cold Storage Center to ESR

    • 2020
      Provided US$220m private credit loan with a 9.0% yield with an asset-backed mortgage on a prime industrial cold storage asset in Hong Kong

    • 2020
      Acquired, refurbished, repositioned and rebranded 91-key Shiki Hotel in Niseko, Japan to Hyatt House and sold in early 2020

    • 2019
      Acquired a portfolio of 9 carparks in Beijing from SOHO China to expand our car park investment strategy.

    • 2017
      Japan Ski Resort Club II Investment Fund – strategic land parcel in Niseko acquired and recently sold

    • 2016
      Japan Ski Resort Hotel Club I Investment completed – acquisition of Shiki Hotel, Niseko

    • 2016
      Launched China Car Park Fund II – follow on fund from successful Car Park Fund I investment strategy

    • 2015
      Emerging Beachfront Land Club Fund raised, focusing on three investments in Phuket and Bali

    • 2014
      China Car Park Fund I successfully raised

    • 2013
      LimeTree Capital identified car parking assets in China as an under-researched investment opportunity, spending over 12 months on detailed research.

    • 2009
      Follow-on fund, Emerging Beachfront Land Fund II, successfully raised

    • 2007
      Emerging Beachfront Land Fund I successfully raised, investing in coastal land in emerging Asia Pacific taking advantage of the growth of Asian affluence in travel and tourism