- Founders or management seeking a strategic partner to build businesses through organic growth and acquisitions;
- A defensible, market leading company that requires up to $100 million in equity commitments;
- A talented and committed team of operating executives who retain meaningful levels of equity alongside Circle Peak and its capital partners.
Circle Peak believes a collaborative partnership with management encourages owner-operator alignment and enables outsized and sustainable value creation. As a result, the firm seeks to provide its affiliates with a flexible operating and financial environment that allows management to approach corporate challenges and opportunities in a measured and deliberate fashion. CPC also supports and augments existing management teams with third-party operators from CPC’s own executive network.
In 2007, Circle Peak Capital won M&A Advisor’s “Middle Market Financing Provider of the Year”, while its acquisition (involving a CPC-led equity consortium) of Luxury Optical Holdings Co. won the 5th Annual M&A Advisor Award “Retailing Deal of the Year.”