HCI Equity Partners is a strategically focused private equity firm that targets growth oriented industrial product and service companies in the lower middle market. The Firm has offices in Washington, DC, Minneapolis, MN, and Chicago, IL.
The professionals at HCI Equity Partners utilize a disciplined approach to identify attractive opportunities in targeted sectors where their collective experiences, expertise and relationships can add value. The investment team has extensive experience and relationships in both private equity investing and operational leadership. Seven of nine principals have been CEO, President or CFO of an industrial company during their careers. Their combined experience helps HCI Equity Partners to (i) more efficiently source investment opportunities, (ii) have a deeper understanding of industry sector trends and business fundamentals, and (iii) enhance performance of the companies in which it invests.
The HCI Equity Partners team uses a highly focused approach to investing and a hands-on operating philosophy to help grow and improve the profitability of each of its portfolio companies. The team focuses on building solid relationships with proven management teams who share its commitment to integrity, professionalism, achievement, growth and success in business. HCI Equity Partners works with each of its portfolio companies to achieve well defined goals by identifying and supporting growth opportunities and assisting with operational improvements.
Led by an experienced, cohesive team with a proven strategy of adding value to industrial product and service growth companies in the lower middle market, HCI Equity Partners has a track record of success and is recognized as an exceptional partner and resource to management teams.
The key attributes of the HCI Equity Partners team are:
- Experienced, cohesive team with a strong culture
- Substantial operating experience and capability
- Focused investment strategy in targeted sectors
- Demonstrated ability of adding value to portfolio companies