Blum Capital Partners Announces Hires

By Angela Sormani — 3 years ago

Blum Capital Partners has appointed Peter Westley and Carol Fu as partner and associate, respectively. Blum Capital Partners is a San Francisco-based private investment firm with approximately $1.6 billion of equity capital under management. PRESS RELEASE Blum Capital Partners, a leading investment firm active in investing in both privately structured investments as well as strategic […]


Sponsors Generate $500M+ Through Secondary Offerings: CORRECTED

By Bernard Vaughan — 3 years ago

Several LBO shops in recent weeks have taken advantage of a reasonably healthy stock market to sell down stakes in public companies whose share prices have bloomed since going public, Buyouts reports in its June 4 edition. Separate sales on the secondary market by Blum Capital Partners, Clayton, Dubilier & Rice, Oaktree Capital Management, Sun Capital Partners […]


Collective Brands To Be Broken Up in $2 Bln Sale

By Luisa Beltran — 4 years ago

A consortium comprised of Wolverine Worldwide, Blum Capital Partners and Golden Gate Capital agreed Tuesday to buy Collective Brands for $21.75 a share, or about $2 billion, including debt. Wolverine Worldwide is buying Collective Brands’ Performance + Lifestyle Group, while Blum Capital and Golden Gate will jointly acquire the operations of Payless ShoeSource and Collective […]