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The Carlyle Group

The Carlyle Group is a company involved in the Private Equity Industry primarily. They operate more than $81.1 billion of equity capital under management. The firm operates four fund families, focusing on leveraged buyouts, venture & growth capital, real estate and leveraged finance investments. They recently opened up another arm for their hedge funds. The firm employs more than 575 investment professionals in 21 countries with several offices in North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia; its portfolio companies employ more than 286,000 people worldwide. Carlyle has over 1200 institutional and private investors in 68 countries.

Jamie Adams


David Albert

MD, Co-Head and Portfolio Manager

José Almeida

Operating Executive


Vipul H. Amin



Jeremy W. Anderson


Michael Arpey

MD and Head of Investor Relations

James A. Attwood


Stephen Bailey



Dayne A. Baird



Katherine Barasch

Senior Associate


Jonathan Bard


David Basto



Waël O. Bayazid

MD of Investor Relations


Marco De Benedetti


Brian Bernasek


Neeraj Bharadwaj



Wesley T. Bieligk



Wes Bieligk


David Bluff



Gregor P. Boehm



Katey Bogue

Principal of Fund Management Business Systems and Enterprise Data


Timothy J. Bruning



Adam Buchwald



Andrew R. Burgess



James F. Burr


Curtis Buser


Jonathan Bylin

MD of Investor Relations


Eric Byun


Han Chen

Partner, Asia Real Estate


Sungyong Choi

MD of Investor Relations

Fernando Chueca


Peter Clare

CIO, Corporate Private Equity


Brooke B. Coburn

MD, Deputy CIO and COO of Real Assets

Dan Cohn-Sfetcu



Jonathan Colby

MD of Investor Relations


Rahul Culas

MD and Co-Head of Energy Mezzanine Opportunities Group


Andrew Curry

MD of Investor Relations

Daniel D'Aniello

Co-Founder and Chairman


David Daniel



William Darman



Prabu Davamanirajan

MD and Chief Risk Officer of Global Market Strategies


Lauren Dillard

MD and Head


Thorsten Dippel


Cam Dyer

Co-Heads of the Global Technology, Media and Telecommunications


Campbell R. Dyer

Partner of Us Buyout - Charlotte, MD and Co-Head of Global TMT


Tony Ecock



Leslie Eglin

MD and Head of HR

Pedro de Esteban



Russell Farscht



Janine Feng


Jeffrey Ferguson

MD and General Counsel


Paul Ferraro

MD and Head of the Private Client Group


Francis A. Finelli



Thomas Fousse

MD, Investor Relations

Margaret Franks

Principal Global Energy Mezzanine


Erica Frontiero

MD and Head of Capital Markets

Ian Fujiyama


Julius Genachowski



Nina Zhizhi Gong



Glori Holzman Graziano



Jeffrey Gui



Shelley Huchel Guiley

MD of Investor Relations


Stephen Guillette



Jennifer S. Haaz



Daniel F. Harris

MD, Head of Public Market Investor Relations


Parker B. Hayden

Principal of US Buyout - New York

Kara Helander

MD, Chief Inclusion and Diversity Officer


Leo Helmers

MD and Head of Carlyle Mezzanine Partners

Long Hoang

Director, Asian Private Equity


Matthew Hunter

MD Advising on Buyout Opportunities


Emily P. Van Huysen

Principal of Investor Services and Corporate Accounting - Arlington


Ian B. Jackson

MD of Distressed Debt and Partner

Renee James

Operating Executive

Mark Jenkins

MD and Head of Global Credit


David Johnson


Sunil Kaul

Partner Asia Buyout


Hiroshi Kawahara



Douglas (Doug) Kinney

MD of Investor Relations and Global Real Estate

Georgette Kiser

MD and Chief Information Officer


Ken Kodaira

MD, Investor Relations

Eric John Kump

MD and Partner


James E. Larocque



Vladimir Lasocki



Gregory Ledford



Sanghyun Lee



Chip Lippman


David Marchick

MD and Global Head of External Affairs

Andrew Marino

MD and Co-Head of Global Infrastructure Investing

Edward Mathias



Tomofumi Matsuyama

MD, Buyout Advisory Team


Steven B. McDowell


Merrill, Eliot P. S.



David Mew



Heather Mitchell

MD, Partner for Investor Services and Legal – London and General Counsel for Investments

Shary Moalemzadeh

MD and Co-Head

Charles C. Moore



Sidharth Murdeshwar



Firas Nasir

MD and Co-Head


Gregory M. Nikodem



Vikram Nirula



Joe O'Connor



Jumpei Ogura


Hiroyuki Otsuka



Adam J. Palmer

MD and Head of the Global Aerospace, Defense and Government Services Group

Grishma Parekh

MD and Head of Carlyle Mezzanine Partners


Tyler Parker

Senior Associate


Marco Peschiera

MD and Head of Peru Advising Team

Alex Popov



Julian Rampelmann


John Redett

MD and Co-Head


Carlos Robles


Steve Rosengarten



David Mark Rubenstein

Co-Founder and Co-Chairman


Todd Ruggini



Edward V. Samek



Jay Sammons

MD and Head of Global Consumer and Retail


Genevieve Sangudi



Erik Savi

MD - Global Head of Infrastructure Debt


Dennis Schulze



Patrick Thomas Siewert


Devinjit Singh



Daniel Sterenberg



Jiyuan Sun

MD and Head of China Government and Regulatory Affairs


Candice Szu


Peter Taylor

MD, Co-head of Global Infrastructure


Takaomi Tomioka


Roberto Torrini

MD in AlpInvest Partners' Co-Investment team


David Tung

MD of Investor Relations

Alex Wagenberg



Elliot Wagner



Michael Wand



Evie Wen



Jill Wight


Stephen Wise

MD and Head


Kazuhiro Yamada

MD and Head of Japan Buyout

Tyler Zachem

MD and Co-head

Jonathan Zafrani



Gregory Zeluck


David Kenneth Zwiener

Operating Executive of Global Financial Services

448 past transactions

AcuFocus, Inc.

Venture Round in 2014
Acufocus, Inc., a medical device company, engages in the research, development, and marketing of solutions for the treatment of presbyopia. The company develops KAMRA, a corner inlay for the treatment of near vision loss that allows patients to see near and intermediate objects clearly; and AcuTarget, a system that is used to guide surgeons on surgical placement of the KAMRA. Its products are used in eye care centers in the United States, Asia, and Europe. Acufocus, Inc. was founded in 2001 and is based in Irvine, California.

bfinance UK

Series C in 2001
bfinance is an independent, privately-owned, financial services firm that provides advice and solutions to companies and institutional investors around the globe. They combine specialist expertise with a global perspective to help their clients develop, implement and manage best-in-class investment programmes, as well as financing and treasury solutions. Their Investment Advisory capabilities span all traditional and alternative asset classes. They have advised over 300 of the world’s most sophisticated investing institutions controlling more than $1 trillion in over 25 countries. They deliver high-quality, customised advice. They have earned a reputation for innovative advice, research, reporting and investment manager selection. As client needs evolve, so do their services.

Canoe Software Inc.

Series A in 2021
Canoe focuses on automating document management and data extraction for allocators and investors into alternatives. The company is transforming the post-investment operational, monitoring, and reporting experience for all involved. By combining our industry expertise with sophisticated machine-learning and data capture technologies, it turns PDF reporting documents into actionable data and intelligence, unlocking new operational efficiencies for clients. Canoe was founded in 2013 and based in New York, New York.

Openlink Financial

Acquisition in 2009
OpenLink Financial provides cross-assets trading, risk, operational, and portfolio management software. The company offers Endur, a back-office solution for trading, risk management, and operations needs serving markets in electricity, natural gas and natural gas liquids, crude oil and refined products, precious and base metals, coal, weather derivatives, emissions, bandwidth, soft commodities, and foreign exchange; and Findur that provides trading tools, risk management capabilities, and back-office processing solutions for capital market institutions, government organizations, treasuries, insurance companies, and asset managers.

SolAero Technologies Corporation

Private Equity Round in 2019
SolAero Technologies Corp. is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of highly efficient, radiation hard solar cells, Coverglass Interconnected Cells (CICs), and solar panels for space power applications. Since 2001, SolAero products have powered 160 successful space missions with zero on-orbit failures. The Company’s proven manufacturing capability, technology leadership and unsurpassed reliability make SolAero the supplier of choice for demanding space programs.


Acquisition in 2017
ADB SAFEGATE is a provider of solutions that boost efficiency, improve safety, raise environmental sustainability.


Private Equity Round in 2014
ZoomInfo’s Growth Acceleration Platform provides access to more direct dials and email addresses than any other B2B contact provider. Even better, because verified professional and business profiles come fully loaded with detailed information about prospects, including web mentions, employment history, and direct access to colleagues, you can engage ideal buyer personas and accounts in a more meaningful way. For over 15 years, ZoomInfo has used its diverse portfolio of proprietary technology, community of 300,000+ users, and third-party integrations to collect, organize, validate, and publish the most comprehensive directory of business data in the marketplace.

Brintons Carpets Limited

Acquisition in 2011
Brintons designs and manufactures carpets and rugs for residential and commercial markets in the United Kingdom, and internationally. It also offers design, sampling, project management, quality assurance, installation, and aftercare services. The company serves hotels, airports, restaurants, convention centers, and public spaces; and gaming, healthcare, leisure, and marine markets. Operating in all major markets world-wide Brintons delivers unrivalled carpet solutions to its customers. Brintons’ talented team work hard to be the best in its field, delivering outstanding product quality, design, technical expertise, excellent project management and customer service support.


Private Equity Round in 2009
P&I is an innovation leader that offers a one-of-a-kind, revolutionary HR system which improves all processes of modern human resources management on a sustained basis. Intuitive, highly efficient modules make it possible for the personnel department to concentrate on the essentials of excellent management of personnel processes, thus making it the part of the top management, which contributes decisively towards the creation of added value at the respective company. Within the P&I HR System, LOGA3 is the user platform for modern, sustainable human resource management. Senior managers, experts and employees can efficiently manage HR processes via various roles on the user-friendly web-based user interface, thus creating strategic added value. The P&I system offers previously unknown options for interlinking and automating intelligent product applications, which today are already revolutionising the HR market of tomorrow.


Series B in 2001
High performance parallel storage solutions platform enabling users to solve computing problems and bring products to market


Secondary Market in 2015
PrimeSport is the leader in providing direct access to the biggest sporting events on the planet, offering tickets, travel, hospitality, and VIP experiences for corporations, professional sports teams and fans. PrimeSport's extensive experience in sports travel, hospitality and ticketing has allowed the company to form long term, official partnerships with some of the largest sporting events and organizations in the country. As a result, PrimeSport can provide more exclusive access to more events than any other company in the industry. Official partnerships include select NCAA® Championships including the NCAA Men’s Final Four®, Men’s College World Series®, NCAA Women's College World Series®, NCAA Women’s Final Four® and NCAA Men’s Frozen Four®, multiple NFL teams, Rose Bowl, BCS National Championship, Sugar Bowl, Alamo Bowl, Orange Bowl, Liberty Bowl, Capital One Bowl, Russell Athletic Bowl, Chick-fil-A Bowl, Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game, State Farm Champions Classic, Jimmy V Classic, Wrangler National Finals Rodeo, ACC Football Championship, ACC Men’s Basketball Tournament, Feld Motor Sports. over forty universities including: Arizona, Arkansas, Clemson, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas State, Ole Miss, N.C. State, Nebraska, Ohio State, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Carolina, West Virginia, Washington, and more, eighteen NASCAR speedways including: Daytona International Speedway, Talladega Super Speedway, Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Texas Motor Speedway, Las Vegas Speedway and more.

Palacios Alimentación

Acquisition in 2015
Palacios Alimentación operates as a food company. It manufactures chorizos, cold meat products, fresh and frozen pizzas, chilled and frozen omelets, ready meals, hamburgers and pasties, desserts, bread products, sandwiches, and patisseries. Palacios Alimentación serves customers in Spain and internationally. It began operation in 1960, with its headquarters in Albelda de Iregua in Spain with sales offices in France.

TwinSet SpA

Acquisition in 2012
Light Force is headquartered in Carpi (Modena, Italy) and, with approximately 300 employees, is one of the fastest growing Italian companies in the womenswear “accessible luxury” sector. In addition to 16 dedicated Twin-Set stores, the collection is distributed through a network of authorized retailers and a dedicated online sales channel.


Series D in 2011
PixelOptics was founded in 2005 as the world's first composite lens company. Their unique and proprietary approach to lens design combines sound lens design principles and well-known, proven lens materials to create entirely new categories of eyeglass lenses.


Acquisition in 2021
Vectura Group plc and its subsidiaries ("Vectura" or the "Group") is a product development company that focuses on the development of pharmaceutical therapies for the treatment of airways-related diseases. This growing market includes asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and is estimated to be worth in excess of $30 billion worldwide.


Private Equity Round in 2021
Spiber Inc. designs and manufactures protein materials, such as spider silk. It serves apparel and automotive industries. The company was founded in 2007 and is based in Tsuruoka, Japan.


Acquisition in 2018
Nobian is a producer of essential chemicals for industries such as construction, cleaning, pharmaceuticals, and water treatment. The company supplies high-purity salt, Chlor-alkali, and chloromethanes. Nobian has approximately 1,600 employees in the Netherlands (Rotterdam, Hengelo, Delfzijl, Arnhem, Amsterdam and Deventer), Germany (Ibbenbüren, Bitterfeld and Frankfurt), Denmark (Mariager), and Sweden (Gothenburg).

LVL7 Systems

Series C in 2005
LVL7 Systems, Inc. provides networking software solutions. It offers FASTPATH, a production-ready networking software, which is used by original equipment manufacturers and original design manufacturers to implement Internet protocol and ethernet products. The company was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Morrisville, North Carolina. As of January 3, 2007, LVL7 Systems, Inc. is a subsidiary of Broadcom Corp.

Du Xiaoman Financial

Private Equity Round in 2018
Du Xiaoman Financial provides personal consumer credit, wealth management, and other financial services. It offers a mobile-wallet service. The company was formerly known as Financial Services Group and changed its name to Du Xiaoman Financial in April 2018. Du Xiaoman Financial was founded in 2015 and is based in Beijing, China. Du Xiaoman Financial is a former subsidiary of Baidu, Inc. Baidu Financial Services Group offers consumer finance, Internet banking, Internet insurance, wealth and fund management, and financial asset transaction platform services.

Companeo Groupe

Private Equity Round in 2010
Companeo is the leading european B to B marketplace that helps SME to quickly find the right suppliers for all their purchasing needs in 150 categories of business services and equipment For their agreed suppliers, Companeo is a high performance online qualified lead generation tool that helps B to B companies to effectively target the SME market . Companeo is currently operating in France, UK, Belgium,Germany and the Netherlands.

AOI TYO Holdings Inc.

Acquisition in 2021
AOI TYO Holdings Inc. provides creative planning and advertising production services in Japan. The company was founded in 2017 and is based in Tokyo, Japan.

Hilb Group New England

Acquisition in 2019
The Hilb Group is a leading middle market insurance agency headquartered in Richmond, Va. and is a portfolio company of Boston-based private equity firm, ABRY Partners. The Hilb Group seeks to grow through targeted acquisitions in the middle market insurance brokerage space. The company now has 35 offices in Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Maryland, New York, North Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia.

Catapult Learning, Inc.

Debt Financing in 2012
Catapult Learning, Inc. has dedicated over four decades to providing outstanding education solutions that generate demonstrable academic achievement and better life outcomes for students, regardless of their learning barriers or other challenges they may face. The company’s team of 5,600 educators works to achieve sustained academic gains and build teacher and leadership capacity through evidence-based programs that include intervention services, special education and alternative education programs, and professional development solutions. Founded in 1976 and headquartered in Camden, New Jersey, Catapult Learning partners with over 500 school districts, including 18 of the 20 largest school districts in the United States.

Amperex Technology

Private Equity Round in 2003
ATL is the world's leading producer and innovator of lithium-ion batteries. They are known worldwide for their high-tech, high-volume prowess in developing, producing and packaging high quality rechargeable lithium-ion battery cells and packs. Their service, know-how, production capacity and system integration capability is second to none.

Marelli Motori

Acquisition in 2013
Marelli Motori S.p.A has a tradition dating back to 1891 when Ercole Marelli founded the Company. With over 100 years of manufacturing excellence and experience, Marelli Motori is recognised as a leading supplier to the Power Generation, Industrial, Petrochemical and Marine Industries sectors offering a complete range of Low, Medium and High Voltage Motors and Generators. These quality products are backed up by an organisation of skilled people providing sales, service and technical support to the high standards demanded by our customers. Marelli Motori designs, manufactures and sells: * Low, Medium and High Voltage Synchronous Generators * Low, Medium and High Voltage Asynchronous Generators * Generators for Hydropower, UPS, Cogeneration, Industrial applications * Low, Medium and High Voltage Asynchronous Motors * Low and Medium Voltage Hazardous Area Motors (IP55, IP56, IP65) Each of these products are available in different types and power ranges up to 4.000 kW for Motors and 8.000 kVA for Generators. Marelli Motori offers a complete range of electric Motors and Generators to a vast array of customers all over the world through the Marelli Overseas Offices in UK, Germany, Malaysia, South Africa and USA.


Series D in 2021
NEIWAI is a mid-to-high-end underwear brand that focuses on the comfort of close-fitting clothing. The company created underwear with the design concept of “respecting the feelings of women” and strive to find a balance of comfort, function, and beauty. In the past 5 years, its products have covered the daily, home, sports and other scenes of women and men, and have served more than 200,000 female customers. NEIWAI was founded in Shanghai in 2012.

LVL7 Systems

Series B in 2003
LVL7 Systems, Inc. provides networking software solutions. It offers FASTPATH, a production-ready networking software, which is used by original equipment manufacturers and original design manufacturers to implement Internet protocol and ethernet products. The company was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Morrisville, North Carolina. As of January 3, 2007, LVL7 Systems, Inc. is a subsidiary of Broadcom Corp.

Align Technology, Inc.

Series D in 2000
Align Technology, Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets the invisalign system for treating malocclusion or the misalignment of teeth. Invisalign corrects malocclusion using a series of clear, nearly invisible, removable appliances that gently move teeth to a desired final position. The company's products include Invisalign Full for the treatment of a range of malocclusions; Invisalign Express, a solution for less complex orthodontic cases; Invisalign Teen, which is designed to meet the specific needs of the non-adult comprehensive or teen treatment market; Vivera retainers that offer aesthetic retention solution for invisalign and non-invisalign patients; and Invisalign Assist, which is designed for general practitioners for selecting, monitoring, and finishing invisalign cases. It also offers ancillary products comprising cleaning material and adjusting tools for dental professionals. Align Technology distributes its products directly to orthodontists and general practitioner dentists in North America, Europe, the Asia Pacific, Latin America, and Japan. The company was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in Santa Clara, California.
GLOVIS America is a logistics company providing vehicle & parts logistics services.

Appfluent Technology

Series B in 2001
Appfluent provides IT organizations with unprecedented visibility into their Big Data systems to reduce costs. Appfluent is the only solution that analyzes business activity and data usage across data warehouse platforms including Teradata, Oracle Exadata, IBM DB2, IBM PureData™ for Analytics, powered by Netezza technology, and Hadoop. With Appfluent enterprises are able to identify costly workloads and data to offload to Hadoop to extend database capacity without additional investment.


Acquisition in 2019
Headquartered in Tulsa, Okla., NORDAM is one of the world’s largest independently owned aerospace companies, employing 2,500 stakeholders across multiple facilities in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific. They set the benchmark in targeted solutions for manufacturers and operators of business, commercial and military aircraft in these key areas: Interiors and Structures, Nacelle and Thrust Reverser Systems, Repair and Transparency. Nearly five decades of design, manufacturing and repair expertise are the basis of our extensive product and service offerings today. They design, certify and manufacture integrated propulsion systems, nacelles and thrust reversers for business jets; build composite aircraft structures, interior shells, custom cabinetry, and radomes; and manufacture aircraft transparencies, such as cabin windows, wing-tip lens assemblies, flight deck windows and simulator screens.

Four Spring Capital Trust

Private Equity Round in 2021
Four Spring Capital Trust manages real estate investment trust focusing on industrial, medical, retail, and office properties. They seek to acquire single‑tenant net lease properties throughout the United States that are leased to high-quality tenants and have remaining lease terms in excess of 10 years with contractual rent increases. The firm was founded in 2012 and is headquartered in Lake Como, New Jersey.

Custom Sensors & Technologies

Acquisition in 2014
Custom Sensors & Technologies ("CST"), is a global specialist in designing and manufacturing sensors, controls and actuators. Through its brands, BEI Kimco, BEI Sensors, BEI PSSC, Crouzet, Crydom, Kavlico, Newall and Systron Donner Inertial, CST offers a wide range of reliable and efficient components dedicated to the Aerospace & Defense, Transportation, Industrial, Medical and Energy & Infrastructure markets.

DSA Reinsurance

Private Equity Round in 2018
DSA Reinsurance is a provider of reinsurance, claims handling, and run-off management solutions for long-dated, complex risks to the global insurance industry.


Series D in 2008
Nanosolar prints solar cells and assembles panels to enable the most cost-efficient solar electricity. Nanosolars proprietary approach to printing CIGS (Copper, Indium, Gallium, Selenium) and nanoparticle inks using an annealing process minimizes the use of expensive, high vacuum deposition manufacturing equipment. This allows the Company to utilize equipment from the industrial printing and roll-to-roll manufacturing industries to produce solar-electric foil at high speeds, bringing the economics of printing to the world of solar PV semiconductor manufacturing.

Dealogic (Holdings) Limited

Acquisition in 2014
Dealogic is focused on providing financial firms with integrated content, analytics, and technology solutions. Dealogic offers investment banking industry, capital markets, and institutional investors with a platform that enables them to manage their businesses. The company offers Beam, an application that enables its users to find information and analytics about the capital market. Dealogic was acquired by The Carlyle Group in November 2014. Dealogic was founded in 1983 and is based in London.


Acquisition in 2017
IRCA is a Italian and European B2B manufacturer of semi-finished products for the pastry and bakery and horeca market thanks to a portfolio products composed by around 1,800 SKUs offered to industrial clients, internal bakeries of hypermarkets and pastry and bakery shops.

Apex Group

Private Equity Round in 2022
Apex Group Ltd. is a global financial services provider. Apex delivers an extensive range of services to asset managers, capital markets, private clients and family offices. The Group has continually improved and evolved its capabilities to offer a single-source solution through establishing the broadest range of products in the industry; including fund services, digital onboarding and bank accounts, depositary, custody and super ManCo services, business services including HR and Payroll and a pioneering ESG Ratings and Advisory service for private companies.


Series A in 2004
NeoVista Inc is dedicated to the development of medical technologies that help to advance the treatment of wet age-related macular degeneration (AMD). Wet AMD affects more than 5 million people around the world and is a major cause of blindness in men and women over the age of 50. The unique technology being developed by NeoVista continues to show promise in clinical studies. It is our goal to help improve the quality of care and reduce the burden of this destructive condition on patients, physicians, and the healthcare system.


Seed Round in 2016
Bontact operates a multi-channel communication platform that enables users to communicate with site owners through live chat, callback, text (SMS), and Email. The company is based in New York, New York.


Series B in 2000
Xpede's mission is to establish and strengthen relationships between financial institutions and their customers through web-based solutions. The company is an Application Service Provider (ASP) that helps lenders quickly establish an online loan presence under their own brand and personalize interactions with their customers. The Internet provides an opportunity to fundamentally change the way financial services are delivered to consumers. Xpede's goal is to enable this change and become the dominant provider of e-commerce solutions to the financial services market. Xpede's innovative software and services solutions web-enable financial processes and optimize the online transaction. Lenders can use these solutions to originate, close and service loans. The software runs on an underlying Java application server and supports a distributed, component-based, thin-client architecture. The server is a highly scaleable transaction processing system that complies with industry standards. Applications are customized for the institutions' specific look and feel and business processes; integrated with legacy back-end systems; and the work flow re-engineered to significantly improve operational efficiencies. Xpede hosts and manages this customized solution on behalf of its customer at a world class data center where the systems are maintained around-the-clock. The company was founded in 1998 and is venture funded by Mayfield Fund, Rosewood Capital and Oak Hill Partners. Xpede's founders include mortgage banking visionaries and veteran entrepreneurs from the Information Technology (IT) industry. In addition, the management team includes successful professionals with financial services and software technology backgrounds.


Seed Round in 2021

Fermata Energy

Venture Round in 2022
Fermata, LLC, doing business as Fermata Energy, develops and provides vehicle-to-grid (V2G) technology, which uses the battery capacity in parked electric vehicles (EVs) to provide services to run the electric grid. The company’s bi-directional chargers and software allow electric vehicles to serves as battery storage and enable electric vehicles (EV) batteries to provide energy storage to the power grid. The company was founded in 2010 and is based in Charlottesville, Virginia.


Series A in 2006
PixelOptics was founded in 2005 as the world's first composite lens company. Their unique and proprietary approach to lens design combines sound lens design principles and well-known, proven lens materials to create entirely new categories of eyeglass lenses.

Galway Holdings

Private Equity Round in 2020
Galway Holdings specializes in the fields of financial services, finance, and insurance. Galway manages over $7 billion of insurance premiums, employs over 3,100 associates, and operates over 100 offices serving all 50 states.


Post in 2020
Shenzhen Salubris Pharmaceuticals Co., Ltd. (Salubris) is a comprehensive pharmaceutical company that integrates pharmaceutical products research and development, production and business sales, founded in 1998 and headquartered in Shenzhen, China.


Venture Round in 2009
Supercircuits, Inc. (formerly Dynaspy) manufactures and distributes video and audio surveillance equipment in North America. It offers security cameras, which include board, CCTV, dome, inline, inspection devices, IP, IR, mega-pixel, micro video, mobile, platinum CS-mounts, platinum domes, PTZ, and specialty cameras; fixed, kit, and wearable covert cameras; video security systems, which include mobile systems and multiple camera systems; and recorders, multi-channel, capture cards, micro DVRs, mobile DVRs, and single channel. The company also provides PC based DVRs; and monitors, which include DVR monitors, CRT monitors, LCD monitors, portable monitors, and public view monitors, as well as wireless alarm systems. In addition, it offers accessories, such as cables, connectors, enclosures, IP video encoders, IR illuminators, lenses, microphones, mounting brackets, networking, pan/tilt units, power supplies, storage media, tools, video amplifiers, video analytics, video baluns, video multiplexers, video processors, and wireless devices. The company provides its products online; and through dealers. It serves police departments, federal agencies, the United States armed forces, television stations, private CCTV dealers, business security, law enforcement, and personal protection. Supercircuits, Inc. was founded in 1989 and is based in Austin, Texas.


Series B in 2003
Endius was founded in 1997 to provide less traumatic and more effective surgery for the of patients treated for back pain. The company develops invasive and endoscopic spine surgery products and implants and is committed to developing total spine surgery solutions. The company's products include the Atavi system, the TiTLE, and the MDS microdebrider system. Endius is acquired by Zimmer Biomet Holdings.

Sensors Data

Series D in 2022
Sensors was founded in 2015 by Sang Wenfeng, former technology manager at Baidu Inc's big data department. It currently provides big data analysis services for over 300 companies, including bike sharing company ofo, Chinese workout mobile app Keep, and video sharing and live streaming app Miaopai.

China Pacific Insurance

Private Equity Round in 2004
China Pacific Insurance (Group) Co., Ltd. (“CPIC”) is an insurance group basically constituted by China Pacific Insurance Company, a company established on 13 May 1991. The head office of CPIC is located in Shanghai. CPIC adheres to its mission to “be a responsible insurance company” and its core corporate values of “business integrity, prudence and sustainability, pursuit of performance excellence”. It will promote and realize its objective of sustainable value-enhancing growth in order to create values for the customers, shareholders, employees and stake holders and contribute to the harmony of the society.

LiveU Ltd.

Acquisition in 2021
LiveU creates, develops and markets real-time video technologies and solutions that enable video broadcasters to uplink and transmit live instantly, anywhere, and at anytime.


Venture Round in 2004
Enorbus provides wireless entertainment services internationally. Enorbus develops and distributes wireless applications on an original equipment manufacturer basis through third parties, including global and regional handset manufacturers, foreign content aggregators, and regional mobile operators. The company was founded in 2000 and is based in Beijing, China. As of March 19, 2007, Enorbus Technologies Limited is a subsidiary of Walt Disney Internet Group.


Series A in 2000
Established in 2000, PacketLight Networks offers a suite of Leading DWDM and CWDM solutions for optical fiber communication, for transport of data, storage, voice and video applications, over dark fiber and WDM networks, featuring high quality, reliability with layer-1 fiber encryption capabilties, ultimate performance and functionality at affordable prices. Their products are distinguished with low power consumption ideal for CLE (Customer Located Equipment) allowing maximum flexibility as well as ease of maintenance and operation and providing true Pay-as-you-grow architecture.

CELLutions Biosystems

Series B in 2008
Cellutions is developing proprietary medical devices and procedures to treat cellulite, a condition that affects 90% of post-adolescent females. The company is developing a proprietary technology/procedure to be performed in an outpatient setting as a minimally invasive ‘lunchtime' treatment.


Acquisition in 2015
Hunkemöller is one of the largest lingerie specialists in Europe and market leader in the Benelux countries and Germany. The collection of Hunkemöller is designed in house and the quality is tested. The design of Hunkemöller is constantly working to develop new products and innovations at a very good price-quality ratio.
Compusearch is the leading provider of software and services that advance commerce and collaboration among government agencies and contractors. Compusearch's software solutions provide federal, defense, and intelligence agencies, and contractor organizations with the visibility, control, and transparency necessary to improve productivity and performance while also meeting increasingly stringent federal compliance standards.

AA Ireland

Acquisition in 2016
AA Ireland is an insurance company providing car, travel, and home insurance services. It also offers emergency rescue for people in their homes and on the road, as well as providing insurance for customers. The company also provides helpful, reliable information to help consumers with its AA Roadwatch service which provides up to the minute traffic and travel information through live broadcasts, online and social media. AA Ireland's company website is packed with consumer information about home, car, and travel matters, alongside practical tips and advice. Its online RoutePlanner provides detailed routes, per year, fo users which enable people to find the easiest way to their destination. The AA's customers and members enjoy an exclusive range of benefits, including discounts on insurance prices, along with discounts on fuel prices, retail outlets, day trips, hotel breaks, and tourist attractions. The insurance company employs 480 people. Dublin, Dublin

PK Global

Private Equity Round in 2016


Acquisition in 2012
Penti provides hosiery, lingerie, home wear, swimwear, and accessories. It offers hosiery products, such as tights, leggings, footlets, and body shapers; and lingerie, including bras, panties, undershirts, and other products. The company also provides homewear, such as pajamas, chemises, and robes; accessories, including key chains, bracelets, and scarves; and men’s socks.

Rhythm NewMedia

Series B in 2006
Rhythm sells and serves video, rich media and other immersive advertising formats to connect brand advertisers with mobile audiences

Energy Monster

Series D in 2021
Energy Monster is a power bank rental company, allowing its users to rent power banks by scanning QR code. It is designed to helps people to live their life without interruptions. Energy Monster reportedly covers 100 cities and 100K merchants. Energy Monster belongs to Shanghai Zhi Technology.

Condor Travel

Private Equity Round in 2015