Tailored Capital Solutions for the Lower Middle Market

Aldine Capital Partners is a private investment firm which provides junior capital financing to lower middle-market companies. Aldine typically invests $4-25 million per transaction in a combination of subordinated debt and equity, both minority and majority ownership positions. Collaborating with traditional and independent sponsors as well as talented management teams, Aldine deploys capital to facilitate growth, support acquisitions/buyouts, or provide shareholder liquidity. Our success is built on a collaborative approach that harnesses over 100 years of combined experience and relationships to create tailored capital solutions.



The Aldine Capital Difference

We Keep Our Word.This commitment is at the core of our collaborative approach.

We Provide Flexible, Tailored Capital Solutions.Because of our extensive experience, we are able to devise flexible capital structures. We facilitate a seamless investment process – by being responsive and nimble. No two investments are exactly alike and we work with our clients to craft creative solutions for their unique situations.

We Focus On Long-Term Value Creation.We collaborate with our portfolio companies and equity sponsors to drive long-term growth and sustainability.

We Have Deep Experience In The Lower Middle-Market.We are a trusted team with over 100 years of combined experience – a large part of our business has been built on referrals. Our extensive network enables us to build strategic connections between sponsors, management teams, and businesses.



Targeted Investments for Focused Strategies

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Aldine invests in companies experiencing an ownership change, seeking acquisitions, or demonstrating strong growth. We seek to invest in companies with a history of at least three years of successful operation. The firm will primarily purchase fixed-rate subordinated notes and seek upside appreciation in each transaction.

Aldine focuses on the lower end of the middle market making investments in privately held, entrepreneurial companies. The Principals of Aldine have over 100 years of combined experience providing capital to companies that meet these criteria.



Targeted Investments for Focused Strategies

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Transactions:Buyouts; acquisitions financings; shareholder liquidity events; recapitalizations; and growth financings

Investment Size:$4-25 million

Company Size:Revenue – Minimum $10 millionEBITDA – Minimum $2 million

Structure:Subordinated debt with current yield and equity participation; both minority and majority ownership positions

Involvement:Serve as board members and advisors rather than day-to-day managers and operators

Characteristics:Experienced management teamConsistent history of solid cash flowNiche in its industryHistory of strong customer relationshipsDefensible market positionIdentifiable exit strategy

Industries:Generalists with experience across a variety of industries, but will not consider real estate, banking/lending, or turnarounds



100 Years of Collective Experience Creates a Powerful Network


Our Partnership Approach Drives Solutions


Aldine Capital Partners

444 West Lake Street, Suite 4550
Chicago, IL 60606

55 Monument Circle, Suite 924
Indianapolis, IN 46204

Mike Revord
(312) 346-1002

Bert Brahm
(312) 346-1004

Steve Groya
(312) 346-1006

Chris Schmaltz
(312) 346-1003

Brian Lamp
(312) 346-1005

Erik Zentner
(312) 346-1007