Palladium Equity Partners, LLC along with its affiliates (“Palladium”) targets investments in business services companies as well as in financial services, consumer/retail, food/restaurants, healthcare, manufacturing and media businesses. Palladium has a focus on companies that are well-positioned to capitalize on the fast-growing U.S. Hispanic market. The principals of Palladium have directed investments of over $2.0 billion of equity in more than 60 portfolio companies over the last two decades. For more information about Palladium, please visit www.palladiumequity.com.
Prudential Capital Partners is the middle-market mezzanine and structured equity business of Prudential Capital Group. Prudential Capital Partners has raised more than $2.3 billion of capital over the last ten years, including $965 million in the most recent fund which closed in 2009, and has substantial available capital.
Adams Street Partners, LLC is one of the largest managers of private equity investments in the world and has one of the longest histories. Together with its predecessor organizations, Adams Street Partners has been managing direct investments in private equity since 1972 and investing in private equity partnerships since 1979. The firm currently has 100+ employees and $21 billion of assets under management. Adams Street Partners has offices in Chicago, London, Menlo Park, Singapore and Beijing. For more information, please visit www.adamsstreetpartners.com
Baird Venture Partners, LLC (www.bairdventurepartners.com) with over $270 million under management, the U.S. based venture capital fund of Baird Private Equity, makes investments in early and expansion stage companies in the Business Services and Life Sciences sectors. We provide capital for new services, products, geographic expansion and acquisitions. Our investments are supported by the award-winning industry research, strategic relationships and financial expertise of Robert W. Baird & Company. Baird Private Equity has raised and managed $2.7 billion in capital and, since the 1980s, has invested in more than 245 companies.
Sewanee Ventures, LLC is a Nashville based venture capital and private equity firm focused on backing proven management teams in a variety of industries and investment stages.
LatinVest Management Company II, LLC ("LatinVest") is an Atlanta-based investment company formed in 2006 for the purpose of evaluating, acquiring / investing in scalable financial services businesses. The company is partially owned and under the control of the Trujillo family, led by Mario Trujillo (President, CEO of MTAI, parent company of DolEx and Europhil).