Bloomfield Hills, MI (PRWEB) June 22, 2011
HV Capital Investors (HVCI) recently announced its investment in January Partners, a search fund headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina. The investment was made through HVCI's affiliate, RHV Capital (RHV).
“Search funds are an important part of our investment strategy and we are delighted to back Matthew Capell at January Partners,” said Glenn Healey, Managing Director of HVCI. “Matt has a strong background and a good search fund plan. We look forward to implementing that plan with him over the next two years.”
A search fund is a pool of capital raised to financially support the efforts of an entrepreneur, or a team of entrepreneurs, to locate a privately held company for acquisition. January Partners seeks acquisition candidates in the business services, financial services, and health care services industries.
RHV was formed in 2008 to focus on search fund investments. It has completed 24 search fund investments since its formation.
“We are delighted to have RHV Capital as an investor,” said Matthew Capell, Managing Partner of January Partners. “RHV has rigorous investment criteria and its principals have significant experience both operating and financing companies. With their long track record of search fund investing, they are ideal partners.”
“This is one of many such investments we have made this year,” said Healey, “and we intend to make more over the next several years.”
About HV Capital Investors (HVCI)
HV Capital Investors, LLC (http://www.hvcapitalinvestors.com) is a private investment company that provides debt and equity financing to companies that have the capacity to generate predictable cash flow from operations. The firm provides both senior and subordinated debt, and it makes non-control equity investments through an affiliate. HVCI was formed in 2003 and is headquartered in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan.
About RHV Capital (RHV)
RHV Capital, LLC (http://www.hvcapitalinvestors.com) is an affiliate of HVCI that provides equity to search funds and makes minority investments in operating companies in conjunction with other institutional investors and private equity firms. RHV has invested in 24 search funds and has seven active minority equity investments in operating companies. RHV was formed in 2008 and is headquartered in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan.
About January Partners
January Partners (http://www.januarypartners.com) is an entrepreneurial investment firm focused on acquiring and actively managing established companies with $2 to $5 million in EBITDA. January Partners is backed by a unique group of investors comprised of seasoned business operators, successful entrepreneurs and professional investors with deep experience in evaluating, financing and growing small and medium-sized companies. January Partners is headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina.