Originally founded in 2002, Laud Collier Capital is a merchant banking firm that makes principal investments, as well as provides corporate finance, strategic, valuation and other merchant banking advisory services.
The team brings a unique perspective to every investment and advisory opportunity having experience as owners and operators of businesses, private equity investors, investment bankers, commercial bankers, consultants and accountants.
The professionals at Laud Collier take a disciplined approach to determining how our team can best add value and utilize our experience and capabilities to meet the needs of each situation.
The team understands that there will be situations where the best solution is one where we partner with other investors or advisors to augment or complement our capabilities.
We deliver the critical elements middle market companies need when facing a pivotal moment: in-depth experience, a commitment to excellence, investment capital and extensive knowledge of the capital markets.
Laud Collier, through affiliated entities, makes principal investments and provides strategic advisory services to companies in the lower-end of the middle-market. We focus on companies with revenues between $10 million and $250 million in the US and across the globe.
Investments are made in equity and mezzanine securities typically in the $5 million-$25 million range.
Industries that are of interest include but are not limited to:
• basic materials,
• consumer products,
• business services,
• transportation/capital goods,
• light manufacturing, and
• value-added distribution.