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

Prospect Partners focuses exclusively on management-led leveraged recapitalizations and acquisitions of small companies with niche strategies. We 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, we have invested nationwide in more than 130 unique companies to build nearly 50 platforms in a broad range of niche markets, including consumer, commercial, manufacturing, distribution, and specialty business and consumer services.


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Prospect Partners recapitalizes Waste Harmonics, builds new platform in waste management services

Platform Innovetive Petcare completes another acquisition, solidifies strong regional position in the southeast

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