Investment Criteria

HC Private Investments focuses on U.S. based, lower middle market, niche manufacturing companies in the following consumer and industrial markets:

  • Food and Ingredients
  • Pet Related Products
  • Children’s Products
  • Household Goods
  • Engineered Components/Products
  • Automation / Process Controls
  • Medical Devices
  • Specialty Chemicals

Investment Criteria

  • Investment Size: Between $10 and $30 million
  • Revenue:  Between $10 and $75 million
  • EBITDA:  Between $3 and $10 million

Target Company Characteristics

  • Privately owned companies, headquartered in the U.S.
  • Defensible market position with identified areas for growth
  • Value-added niche products or services
  • Experienced management teams looking for a financial partner
  • Will not invest in real estate, start-ups or early stage ventures

Investment Focus

  • Focus on control equity investments
  • Ability to invest in minority equity
  • First professional capital
  • Transitional sales for owners, founders or family run companies
  • Active supporter of fundless sponsors