Elm Equity Partners has completed fundraising, which was substantially oversubscribed. The size of the fund was undisclosed. Elm Equity Partners will continue its investment strategy targeting lower middle market administrative services, technology, healthcare, and niche educational businesses with revenues of $5 to $50 million for control buyout transactions.
Elm Equity Partners, a New York-based private investment firm announced today that it has successfully completed fundraising, which was substantially oversubscribed. Elm Equity Partners will continue the successful investment strategy employed by the firm’s management team and investor group: targeting lower middle market administrative services, technology, healthcare, and niche educational businesses with revenues of $5 to $50 million for control buyout transactions. Investors in Elm Equity Partners include leading investment institutions, family offices, and HNW individuals. “We are thrilled with the reception Elm Equity Partners has received from such a highly respected group of institutional, family office and individual investors,” said Elliot Luchansky, Managing Partner. “This is an important milestone for Elm Equity Partners and we believe investor interest confirms our strategy to invest in lower middle market companies that can truly benefit from our operational and financial support,” said Michael Mazzeo, Partner.
Elm Equity Partners has assembled an experienced team to lead the investment vehicle and actively manage the target company. The management team has completed over 25 acquisitions and is backed by a group of distinguished investors who have deep experience and expertise in unlocking business opportunities, structuring deals, and operating numerous private and public companies. Prior to founding Elm Equity Partners, Mr. Luchansky led the transformation of a business unit at the leading fixed income electronic trading platform, Tradeweb. Prior to that he was an investment professional at National Financial Partners where he completed over 22 acquisitions with over $1 billion in aggregated value. Mr. Mazzeo worked in a variety of business strategy and operating roles at Tradeweb. Prior to that he worked at Goldman Sachs and founded and operated his own private educational service provider that has remained profitable since inception. “Elm Equity presents a superior value proposition to business owners by bringing a strong entrepreneurial operating team to move into the business together with a roster of highly successful investors who will remain engaged in making a meaningful contribution to the acquired company’s future success,” said Mr. Mazzeo. Elm Equity has constructed an investor group of 18 limited partners that will be active participants in both the investment and managerial stages of the process. Mr. Luchansky added, “The members of our particularly cohesive investor team have executed hundreds of successful investments in privately-held companies. In addition to their investing track record, they have run dozens of hugely successful organizations and bring many years of both private and public board level leadership.”
About Elm Equity Partners
Elm Equity Partners (EEP) is a New York-based private investment firm that seeks to make controlling acquisitions and provide operational leadership to companies with $5 to $50 million of revenue. We offer capital for liquidity and expansion and can transition daily management responsibilities to our internal team.
EEP’s team of experienced investment professionals seeks to generate value for its shareholders while operating with the utmost degree of integrity and professionalism. EEP supports management partners with capital, business development expertise, and industry knowledge to accelerate growth, fund acquisitions, and generate value to shareholders. EEP targets investments in proven, successful private companies with stable cash flow, and significant growth potential. For more information about Elm Equity Partners, please visit our website at www.elmeqp.com
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