Breakwater Management provides business owners and financial sponsors with flexible financing solutions for a variety of capital needs. We provide both direct loans and private equity to fast-growing lower middle market companies, targeting investments in healthy businesses across industries. Our goal is to deliver highly customized solutions, and to develop long-term relationships with all of our business partners, in many cases as an ongoing strategic advisor.
Breakwater’s diverse team combines an institutional and entrepreneurial approach, and our professionals are committed to the highest level of professionalism and integrity. With an experienced investment team and streamlined process, Breakwater provides timely feedback and can close transactions quickly.
Breakwater is foremost a relationship-based firm that cares greatly about our companies, our investors, and our team of talented professionals. Breakwater doesn't simply invest, but seeks to partner with business owners and management teams to help them design and achieve accelerated and sustained business growth.
Integrity is at the heart of our firm and is reflected in all aspects of our business. Our candor, responsiveness and straightforward approach are critical components of our success, and Breakwater's reputation as a trustworthy partner results in an extensive flow of attractive investment opportunities.
Our firm was founded with and maintains an entrepreneurial spirit that aligns well with the personality and ambitions of growing companies. We seek opportunities where we can support and accelerate growth, investing across industries in companies with strong competitive positions, high margins and high free cash flow. We avoid investments in stressed, distressed or turnaround situations.