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
Wyncom Country US Sector Business & Financial Services Description Producer of seminars for prominent business speakers Deal type Growth equity Invest. date Apr 1997
WNP Communications Country US Sector Technology, Media & Telecom Description Owner of broadband wireless spectrum Deal type Growth equity Invest. date Jan 1998
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
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
Tweeter Home Entertainment Group Country US Sector Retail, Consumer & Leisure Description Specialty retailer of consumer electronics Deal type Growth equity Invest. date May 1996
TransUnion Country US Sector Business & Financial Services; Technology, Media & Telecom Description A leading global provider of credit information and risk management solutions to businesses and individual consumers Deal type Buyout Invest. date Apr 2012
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
The Island ECN Country US Sector Business & Financial Services Description No. 1 electronic communications network (merged with Instinet) Deal type Buyout Invest. date Dec 2000
The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf Country US Sector Retail, Consumer & Leisure Description Largest privately-held specialty premium coffee and tea retailer in the US Deal type Buyout Invest. date Sep 2013
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
Synventive Molding Solutions Country US Sector Industrial Description Global designer and manufacturer of "hot runner" systems for making plastic automotive parts Deal type Buyout, Recapitalization Invest. date Jul 2005, Jan 2008
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
Sovos Brands Country US Sector Retail, Consumer & Leisure Description Company formed to acquire and build a portfolio of food and beverage brands; its first acquisition is Michael Angelo’s Gourmet Foods, a producer of premium, authentic frozen Italian entrées Deal type Buyout Invest. date Jan 2017
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
Shoes For Crews Country US Sector Retail, Consumer & Leisure Description Leading designer and marketer of non-slip footwear for the restaurant and foodservice industry Deal type Buyout Invest. date Jul 2004
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
ScoreBoard Country US Sector Technology, Media & Telecom Description Wireless network management and spectrum optimization solutions Deal type Growth equity Invest. date Jun 2000
Rite Industries Country US Sector Industrial Description Formulator and distributor of dyestuffs Deal type Buyout Invest. date Jan 1995
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
RedPrairie Country US Sector Technology, Media & Telecom Description Provider of warehouse, transportation and labor management software Deal type Carve-out Invest. date Oct 1998
Quala Country US Sector Industrial Description The largest independent provider of container cleaning and environmental services to the chemical and food industries in North America. Deal type Buyout Invest. date Aug 2016
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
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
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
Party City Holdings Country US Sector Retail, Consumer & Leisure Description America's largest retailer, designer, manufacturer and distributor of specialty party goods Deal type Buyout, Secondary buyout Invest. date Aug 2008, Jul 2012
P2 Energy Solutions Country US Sector Industrial; Technology, Media & Telecom Description Leading provider of software, geospatial data and land management tools to the upstream oil and gas industry Deal type Buyout Invest. date Nov 2013
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
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
Nurture Country US Sector Industrial Description Processor of materials derived from cereal grains Deal type Growth equity Invest. date Oct 1993
Noosa Yoghurt Country US Sector Retail, Consumer & Leisure Description A fast-growing leader in the yoghurt category Deal type Buyout Invest. date Nov 2014
NetEdge Systems Country US Sector Technology, Media & Telecom Description Equipment for carrier-provided ATM networks Deal type Growth equity Invest. date Aug 1995
NCS Multistage Country US Sector Industrial Description Leading manufacturer and servicer of sliding sleeve and other down-hole tools for the oil and gas well completions market Deal type Buyout Invest. date Dec 2012
National PetCare Centers Country US Sector Healthcare Description Network of veterinary hospitals Deal type Growth equity Invest. date Oct 1997
National Bankruptcy Services Country US Sector Business & Financial Services Description No. 1 US provider of bankruptcy monitoring and processing services to secured lenders Deal type Buyout Invest. date Dec 2004
Morsco Country US Sector Industrial Description One of the leading distributors of plumbing and HVAC supplies in the US Deal type Buyout Invest. date Nov 2011
Maurice Country US Sector Retail, Consumer & Leisure Description Retailer of men's and women's casual clothing Deal type Buyout Invest. date Oct 1994
Managed Healthcare Associates Country US Sector Healthcare Description Provider of contract purchasing services to long-term-care pharmacies Deal type Buyout Invest. date Oct 1997
Making Memories Country US Sector Retail, Consumer & Leisure Description Supplier of scrapbooking products and craft supplies Deal type Buyout Invest. date May 2005
Long Term Care Group Country US Sector Business & Financial Services Description Leading US provider of outsourced services to the long-term-care insurance industry Deal type Buyout Invest. date Apr 2004
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
Lionbridge Technologies Country US Sector Technology, Media & Telecom Description Globalization and localization solutions for worldwide deployment of technology and content Deal type Buyout Invest. date Dec 1996
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
LeCroy Country US Sector Industrial Description Manufacturer of high-performance digital storage oscilloscopes Deal type Growth equity Invest. date Mar 1995
Kirkland's Country US Sector Retail, Consumer & Leisure Description America's largest mall-based specialty retailer of decorative home accessories and gifts Deal type Buyout Invest. date Jun 1996
Keystone Automotive Operations Country US Sector Industrial Description Catalog distributor of aftermarket specialty automotive parts and accessories Deal type Buyout, Secondary buyout Invest. date Mar 1998, Oct 2003
inVentiv Health Country US Sector Healthcare Description A global provider of outsourced clinical development and commercialization services to biopharmaceutical companies Deal type Buyout Invest. date Nov 2016
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
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
Inframetrics Country US Sector Industrial Description Thermography systems and thermal imagers Deal type Buyout Invest. date Sep 1996
Hudson Group Country US Sector Retail, Consumer & Leisure Description North America's leading travel retailer (acquired by Advent portfolio company Dufry) Deal type Buyout Invest. date Mar 2008

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