Trive acquires businesses with strong strategic viability that are at an inflection point, where the combination of capital, operational support, and additional resources serves as a value‐enhancing catalyst.

Investment Criteria

Trive is industry-agnostic and situation specific, with substantive experience and relationships across a number of sectors. Our professionals have successfully deployed equity capital across a diverse set of manufacturing, distribution and value-add service verticals.

Business Features
  • $40 to $750 million of revenues
  • Invest $10 to $150 million of equity or debt per platform
  • North American headquartered (overseas operations acceptable)
  • Leading, defensible market position with sustainable competitiveness
  • Differentiated and diversified products or services
  • At or near an inflection point in business life cycle
Investment Profile
  • Transition planning for private or family businesses
  • Under-resourced or in need of additional capital
  • Corporate carve-outs or orphaned divisions
  • Complex and special situations in out-of-favor, but protected niches
  • Take private of undersized public companies
  • Underperforming or operationally challenged businesses
Industry Focus
  • Aerospace & Defense
  • Automotive
  • Building Products
  • Business Services
  • Chemicals
  • Construction & Infrastructure
  • Consumer Goods
  • Energy Services
  • Food & Beverage
  • Healthcare
  • Plastics & Packaging
  • Transportation & Logistics

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