We seek to generate attractive absolute returns for our investors through exposure to private equity investment strategies. Since our inception in 1982, we have provided clients with access to high quality opportunities in the private equity asset class.
Mesirow Financial Private Equity is a Chicago-based boutique private equity firm with approximately $6.2 billion in commitments since inception to managed fund-of-funds, co-investment funds and customized investment vehicles to a global institutional client base of accredited investors and Qualified Purchasers.
We seek to generate returns that outperform the industry mean by providing investors with access to private equity managers considered to be the most established and top-performing in the industry. Our co-investment program offers clients direct exposure to select investment opportunities sourced exclusively from this network of high quality private equity funds.
Our partnership investment program seeks to invest in funds, both primaries and secondaries, of highly sought-after U.S. and non-U.S. buyout, venture capital, growth equity and special situations private equity managers.
Our co-investment program emphasizes growth equity and growth buyout opportunities in the middle market, sourced through the firm’s strategic relationships with a select group of the industry’s most elite managers and by following the development of value-driving portfolio companies through our partnership portfolio monitoring process.
The experience of our senior investment team provides investment judgment essential to the successful execution of our investment strategy. The investment team is further supported by specialists in the areas of investor and consultant relations, client service, financial reporting, accounting, operations and administration.