New York, NY (July 18, 2013) - Blue Wolf Capital Partners ("Blue Wolf") recently announced the closing of its third fund, Blue Wolf Capital Fund III, L.P. ("The Fund"), with total commitments of $300 million, exceeding its target of $275 million due to significant demand from new investors. The Fund was oversubscribed relative to its hard cap of $300 million.
Limited partner commitments were
secured from a diversified group of institutional investors from
North America and Europe. Among these institutions were leading
funds-of-funds, family offices, endowments, foundations and public,
corporate and Taft-Hartley pension funds.
Stanwich Advisors, LLC acted as the exclusive financial advisor and placement agent for the offering.
About Blue Wolf Capital
Founded in 2005, Blue Wolf is a value-oriented buyout firm focused on lower middle market companies in North America. Within the lower middle market, Blue Wolf seeks to capitalize on unique "special situations" by making investments in business that have solid underlying assets whose value has been obscured by financial or operational distress, troubled labor relations, and/or governmental and regulatory challenges. Blue Wolf partners with high quality management teams to solve complex problems, unlock value and reposition businesses to achieve sustainable and responsible growth. For more information on Blue Wolf Capital Partners, please visit www.blue-wolf.com.
Founded in 2003, Stanwich Advisors, LLC is a boutique investment bank focused exclusively on providing advisory and fundraising services to private equity and venture capital partnerships globally. Stanwich Advisors utilizes its seasoned investment banking and private placement team to provide senior hands-on execution for a select number of clients each year. Since 1996, the Stanwich Advisors Principals have raised nearly $18 billion for more than 40 private equity funds across a wide range of investment strategies. For more information on Stanwich Advisors, please visit www.stanwichadvisors.com.