Geneva Glen Capital Establishes New Fund in Partnership with Wanxiang America Corporation | Business Wire
Capital, LLC ("GGC"), a private equity firm headquartered in Chicago,
Illinois, has moved onto its new chapter in connection with Wanxiang
America Corporation. In addition to securing significant committed
capital, Adam has joined Jeff to co-lead the fund. GGC will invest in
lower middle-market companies (generally under $100 million enterprise
value) in the United States and Canada, partnering with successful
management teams to acquire proven private companies with leading market
positions, significant growth potential and stable cash flows.
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has provided the committed capital for GGC to target companies with
EBITDA between $3 million and $20 million. GGC invests up to $40 million
of equity per company in order to acquire businesses, provide growth
capital. Partner with industry executives who are looking to purchase
a company and need a value-added sponsor to execute on their strategy.
Wanxiang, whose USA headquarters are based in Elgin, Illinois, is a
privately-owned company with approximately $10 billion in worldwide
revenues across many industries and geographies. GGC will be able to
leverage Wanxiang’s extensive resources across the globe to assist its
portfolio companies with a range of strategic initiatives, including new
market and customer penetration and supply chain optimization.
Jeff and Adam (the principals of GGC) each have over 20 years of
investment and transactional experience across a wide variety of
industries, transaction types and economic cycles. Adam was previously a
Managing Partner with WHI Capital Partners and Jeff spent over ten years
as a Partner with Wind Point Partners prior to GGC. This experience,
coupled with a unique investment philosophy and flexibility (both in
terms of structuring investments and hold period), will create a
powerful formula for value creation within GGC’s portfolio companies.
GGC will focus on the following industries: business and consumer
services. Consumer products and food. Environmental services. For-profit
education and training. Healthcare. Niche industrial manufacturing.
publishing, media and information services. Speciality insurance and
GGC is now actively pursuing investment opportunities. Feel free to
contact any member of the team.