Prospect Partners is a leading lower-middle-market private equity firm based in Chicago. We focus exclusively on management-led leveraged recapitalizations and acquisitions of small companies with niche strategies.

Prospect Partners is a highly experienced, active, and committed investor in smaller lower-middle-market companies with revenues typically under $75 million and EBITDA between $2 - $8 million. Since 1998, we have invested nationwide in more than 150 unique companies to build 52 platforms in a broad range of niche markets, including manufacturing, value-added distribution, food, consumer, and specialty business and consumer services.


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