Cortec Group was founded by senior business executives, not “financial engineers”; we understand the opportunities for, and challenges faced by, companies competing in the global marketplace.
Our principals collectively have over 150 years of experience working with talented executives in more than 100 different successful specialty products, distribution and services companies.
We quickly grasp the fundamentals of companies we consider buying and expeditiously complete our due diligence.
Post-closing, we do not run the companies in which we invest; we offer our management teams experience, resources and capital to help drive organic growth and acquisitions.
We provide meaningful equity ownership and long-term incentive compensation opportunities to management – everyone’s interests are directly aligned.
Cortec Group is particularly accomplished in working with successful companies to:
We are very comfortable working with incumbent management and also have extensive experience:
We are careful and thoughtful about the amount of leverage we use.
Cortec Group actively seeks, and reserves capital to execute, add-on acquisitions for our portfolio companies.
Cortec Group seeks to make control investments in U.S.-based businesses with:
We target the following industries in which we have prior experience and success:
Cortec Group does not do turnarounds nor do we make investments in retail stores, fashion products, software or capital intensive companies or manufacturers of commodity products.
Cortec Group’s performance ranks us among the most successful private equity firms:
Cortec Group has grown its assets under management with each successive fund.
Cortec Group’s principals have committed significant personal capital to each of our funds, assuring that our interests are aligned with our investors and portfolio company management teams.