We back strong management teams with capital and expertise to help accelerate growth.

York Private Equity (York PE) is the private investing arm of York Capital. York PE primarily targets control investments in middle-market businesses. We target companies at inflection points that can benefit from York PE’s broad resources and experience. York PE seeks to back experienced management teams with strong visions for their businesses.

York PE has a broad investment mandate, enabling us to tailor each platform investment to the needs of existing owners and management teams. We have flexible capital and can offer creative structuring options. We generally employ a conservative approach to leverage, targeting investment returns from growth and achieving management plans.

*As of December 1, 2020. Includes YSOF I, II and III.


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Transaction Types

York PE has a broad investment mandate and targets various transaction types/structures, including:

  • Companies undergoing ownership transitions or recapitalizations
  • Partial buyout and partnership with founders/owner-operators
  • Corporate divestitures/carve-outs
  • Special situations (e.g., bridge capital, liquidity support, turnarounds)
  • Growth capital
  • Equity project financings
  • Asset purchases (e.g., real estate, manufacturing plants)

Industry Focus

We are generally industry agnostic and have significant experience across a broad spectrum of industries, including:

  • Automotive: retail/aftermarket/finance/insurance products/services
  • Business services
  • Chemicals
  • Consumer products and retail
  • Energy
  • Financial services: banks/specialty finance/payments/insurance
  • Fitness, health & wellness
  • Healthcare: services, physician practice management, devices/dme, distribution, packaging
  • Home improvement: remodeling/building products/residential services
  • Industrial: products, niche manufacturing
  • Leisure, resort, hospitality and retirement
  • Transportation & logistics

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