Since establishing our private equity strategy in 1989, we have invested in over 330 private equity investments in 40 countries.

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Company Country Sector Description Deal type Invest. date
ABC Supply Country US Sector Industrial Description Largest distributor of roofing supplies and exterior building materials in the US Deal type Recapitalization Invest. date Jun 2010
Euro United Country Canada Sector Retail, Consumer & Leisure Description Manufacturer of resin-based furniture and large houseware products Deal type Recapitalization Invest. date Nov 1998
Serta Simmons Bedding Country US Sector Retail, Consumer & Leisure Description Owns and manages two of the largest brands in the mattress industry: National Bedding Company, the largest licensee and majority shareholder of Serta Inc., and Simmons Bedding Company Deal type Recapitalization Invest. date Oct 2012
Charlotte Russe Country US Sector Retail, Consumer & Leisure Description Specialty retailer of value-priced fashion, clothing and accessories for young women Deal type Public-to-private Invest. date Oct 2009
Skillsoft Country US Sector Technology, Media & Telecom Description Provider of cloud-based learning solutions for global enterprises, governments, educational institutions and small to mid-sized businesses Deal type Public-to-private Invest. date May 2010
3i - Implant Innovations Inc. Country US Sector Healthcare Description Manufacturer of dental implants Deal type Growth equity Invest. date May 1995
Advanced Radio Telecom Country US Sector Technology, Media & Telecom Description Broadband wireless carrier owning spectrum licenses Deal type Growth equity, PIPE Invest. date Nov 1995, Jun 1999
Americus Dental Labs Country US Sector Healthcare Description Full-service dental laboratory offering restorative, reconstructive and cosmetic products to dentists Deal type Growth equity Invest. date Dec 1997
Aspen Technology Country US Sector Technology, Media & Telecom Description A leading provider of software and services to the process industries Deal type Growth equity, PIPE Invest. date Oct 1991, Aug 2003
Ciraden (formerly MainStreet Dental Management) Country US Sector Healthcare Description Dental management service organization Deal type Growth equity Invest. date Dec 1997
Creative Multimedia Country US Sector Technology, Media & Telecom Description Publisher of multimedia CD-ROM software Deal type Growth equity Invest. date Sep 1994
CVC Country US Sector Industrial Description Cluster tool equipment for the manufacture of semiconductor devices and other electronic components Deal type Growth equity Invest. date Dec 1998
DTI Networks Country US Sector Technology, Media & Telecom Description Manufacturer and distributor of low-cost central office switches Deal type Growth equity Invest. date Mar 2000
GFI Group Country US Sector Business & Financial Services Description Leading inter-dealer broker of over-the-counter derivatives Deal type Growth equity Invest. date Jun 2002
Interlink Computer Sciences Country US Sector Technology, Media & Telecom Description Software and services enabling customers to transport, access and manage data across distributed client/server environments Deal type Growth equity Invest. date Jan 1994
LeCroy Country US Sector Industrial Description Manufacturer of high-performance digital storage oscilloscopes Deal type Growth equity Invest. date Mar 1995
Lightbridge Country US Sector Business & Financial Services; Technology, Media & Telecom Description Software and services enabling communications providers to improve customer acquisition and retention Deal type Growth equity Invest. date Apr 1996
Long Distance International Country US Sector Technology, Media & Telecom Description Marketer and provider of long-distance telephone services Deal type Growth equity Invest. date Jul 1997
lululemon athletica Country Canada Sector Retail, Consumer & Leisure Description Premier specialty retailer of athletic and yoga apparel Deal type Growth equity, Recapitalization Invest. date Dec 2005, Sep 2014
National PetCare Centers Country US Sector Healthcare Description Network of veterinary hospitals Deal type Growth equity Invest. date Oct 1997
NetEdge Systems Country US Sector Technology, Media & Telecom Description Equipment for carrier-provided ATM networks Deal type Growth equity Invest. date Aug 1995
Nurture Country US Sector Industrial Description Processor of materials derived from cereal grains Deal type Growth equity Invest. date Oct 1993
OK International Country US Sector Industrial Description Supplier of precision repair, rework and related production equipment for the electronics industry Deal type Growth equity Invest. date Nov 1996
Original San Francisco Toymakers Country US Sector Retail, Consumer & Leisure Description Creator and marketer of toys and consumer products Deal type Growth equity Invest. date Nov 1994
Internet Securities Inc. (d.b.a. ISI Emerging Markets) Country US Sector Technology, Media & Telecom Description Publisher of online financial information on emerging markets Deal type Growth equity Invest. date Mar 1997
PCs Compleat Country US Sector Retail, Consumer & Leisure Description Retailer of brand-name personal computer systems, software, peripherals and related products to professional end users in the small-office/home-office market Deal type Growth equity Invest. date May 1994
Resort Sports Network (now Outside Television) Country US Sector Technology, Media & Telecom Description National cable TV and Web network for outdoor enthusiasts in resort communities Deal type Growth equity Invest. date May 2000
Physicians' Online Country US Sector Healthcare Description Provider of online medical information and communication services to physicians Deal type Growth equity Invest. date Feb 1996
ScoreBoard Country US Sector Technology, Media & Telecom Description Wireless network management and spectrum optimization solutions Deal type Growth equity Invest. date Jun 2000
Progressive System Technologies Country US Sector Industrial Description Automated handling equipment for the semiconductor and flat panel industries Deal type Growth equity Invest. date Jan 1996
Telik Country US Sector Healthcare Description Developer of novel pharmaceuticals to treat cancer and metabolic diseases (merged with MabVax Therapeutics) Deal type Growth equity Invest. date Nov 1994
Subscriber Computing Country US Sector Technology, Media & Telecom Description Developer and marketer of billing, customer care and real-time software solutions for wireless communications Deal type Growth equity Invest. date Dec 1996
Transcend Therapeutics Country US Sector Healthcare Description Company formed to develop novel pharmaceuticals for the critical-care market Deal type Growth equity Invest. date Apr 1994
Tweeter Home Entertainment Group Country US Sector Retail, Consumer & Leisure Description Specialty retailer of consumer electronics Deal type Growth equity Invest. date May 1996
Wireless (merger of Multipoint Networks and Wireless) Country US Sector Technology, Media & Telecom Description Manufacturer of metropolitan-area and campus-area wireless radios Deal type Growth equity Invest. date Sep 1994
WNP Communications Country US Sector Technology, Media & Telecom Description Owner of broadband wireless spectrum Deal type Growth equity Invest. date Jan 1998
Wyncom Country US Sector Business & Financial Services Description Producer of seminars for prominent business speakers Deal type Growth equity Invest. date Apr 1997
BondDesk Group Country US Sector Business & Financial Services Description Leading US alternative trading system for the retail fixed-income market Deal type Carve-out Invest. date Aug 2006
RedPrairie Country US Sector Technology, Media & Telecom Description Provider of warehouse, transportation and labor management software Deal type Carve-out Invest. date Oct 1998
Vantiv Country US Sector Business & Financial Services; Technology, Media & Telecom Description A leading provider of merchant acquiring and debit/ATM processing services Deal type Carve-out Invest. date Jun 2009
American Radiology Services Country US Sector Healthcare Description Regional provider of fully integrated diagnostic imaging services Deal type Buyout Invest. date Mar 2003
Boart Longyear Country US Sector Industrial Description Leading global provider of drilling services, tools and equipment Deal type Buyout Invest. date Jul 2005
Bojangles' Country US Sector Retail, Consumer & Leisure Description A leading quick-service-restaurant operator in the southeastern US, specializing in Cajun-style fried chicken, buttermilk biscuits and iced tea Deal type Buyout Invest. date Aug 2011
BOS Solutions Country Canada Sector Industrial Description Leading full-service provider of drilling fluid treatment and recovery solutions to oil and gas exploration and production companies Deal type Buyout Invest. date Oct 2010
Bradco Supply Country US Sector Industrial Description One of the leading distributors of roofing materials in the US (acquired by Advent portfolio company ABC Supply) Deal type Buyout Invest. date Aug 2008
Cotiviti Country US Sector Healthcare Description A leading payment accuracy provider Deal type Buyout Invest. date Jul 2012
Contact East Country US Sector Business & Financial Services Description Direct mail distributor of electronic tools and production supplies Deal type Buyout Invest. date Dec 1997
CountryBanc Country US Sector Business & Financial Services Description Consolidator of rural community banks Deal type Buyout Invest. date Oct 1996
Datek Online Holdings Country US Sector Business & Financial Services Description Leading online brokerage and provider of day-trading software and securities clearing technology (merged with Ameritrade) Deal type Buyout Invest. date Dec 2000
Dollar Express Country US Sector Retail, Consumer & Leisure Description America's third-largest single-price retailer Deal type Buyout Invest. date Feb 1999

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