For our years of experience as both investors and operators
Strong partnerships are the key to our approach.
ClearLight welcomes introductions and ideas from investment bankers, business brokers, independent sponsors and other intermediaries. We respond promptly to each call and treat all information received as strictly confidential. We regularly pay market-rate fees to intermediaries who introduce us to quality companies.
Our current areas of interest and investment criteria are highlighted below. Don’t hesitate to call us anytime if you think there’s an opportunity that could be a good fit for ClearLight.
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If you are seeking a principled and professional capital partner for your client…
Generally speaking, we invest in companies with $25-250 million in revenue operating in industries with tailwinds propelling future growth.
ClearLight is currently investing out of its 3rd fund and is actively seeking long-term partnerships with outstanding companies meeting the following criteria:
|Investment Types||• Investments to acquire all or part of a company|
• Management-led build-ups and industry consolidations
• Growth capital
|Company Characteristics||• Strong management team in place|
• History of growth and profitability
• Strong underlying fundamentals; low capital intensity
• $4 – $15 million in Operating Income / EBITDA
|Investment Size||• $10 – $50 million of equity|
• ClearLight can also provide mezzanine financing with its equity investment
|Geography||• Companies based in the U.S. or Canada|
Current Areas of Interest…
Our current areas of interest and investment criteria are highlighted below. Don’t hesitate to call us any time if you think there’s an opportunity that could be a good fit for ClearLight.
- Flow & process control
- Industrial tooling
- Test & measurement
- Baby / juvenile products
- Enthusiast products & services
- Express car washes
- Franchisors / franchisees
- Healthy foods & beverages
- Health & wellness
- Home-based care
- Home maintenance & repair services
- Personal care services
- Pet products & services
- Behavioral health
- Cost containment services
- Data analytics & intelligence
- Dental services & laboratories
- Revenue cycle management
- Asset-light logistics / 3PL providers
- Business process outsourcing
- Distributed and industrial services
- Governance, risk & compliance (GRC)
- IT managed service providers (MSPs)
- Landscape services / facilities maintenance
- Marketing services & digital marketing agencies
- Workplace / environmental health & safety
- Assessment, tutoring, testing / certification preparation
- Continuing education
- Corporate training
- Early childhood development
- Education technology
- For profit, post-secondary
- K-12 education & supplementary programs
Think we might be the right fit?
Know an interesting company that is not ready for a full process but might like to discuss the private capital route?
Many of our most successful investments started with a conversation. We regularly pay fees to intermediaries who introduce us to quality companies who “just want to meet the right group.” Contact us, and we will sign a standard fee agreement with you.
Where to from here?
Propel your business to the next level with partners who know exactly how to make it happen.
What’s the next step? How do I get there from here? What’s my exit strategy? ClearLight has the answers you need to know.
The time is now. We are open to all inquiries and are always searching for our next great success story. Will it be you?