IVCA Welcomes New Members: High Street Capital and Prospect Partners

IVCA Welcomes New Members: High Street Capital and Prospect Partners

August 29, 2012

IVCA is pleased to welcome High Street Capital and Prospect Partners to our membership!

Founded in Chicago in 1997, High Street Capital is a leading private equity fund providing flexible capital and operating experience to lower middle market businesses in the greater Midwest, Southeast and Southwest United States. They currently manage over $120 million in committed capital.

High Street looks to acquire, recapitalize, and provide growth equity capital to service businesses, niche manufacturers and value-added distributors with revenues of $10 to $100 million. With their affiliates, they provide up to $20 million of equity per investment and will complete both control and non-control investments.

Prospect Partners, LLC is a leading lower-middle-market private equity firm based in Chicago.

They focuses exclusively on management-led leveraged recapitalizations and acquisitions of small companies with niche strategies. They manage three funds totaling $470 million and are backed by a premier group of institutional investors.

Prospect Partners is a highly experienced, active, and committed investor in smaller lower-middle-market companies with revenues typically under $75 million. Since 1998, they have invested nationwide in more than 90 companies in a broad range of niche markets, including consumer, commercial, manufacturing, distribution, and specialty business and consumer services.