Helping Middle Market Firms Globalize





Crimson Investment is a global private equity firm headquartered in San Francisco that provides buyout and growth capital financing to middle market companies. The firm has more than a 20 year investment track record. Crimson provides a dedicated team of professionals to assist its portfolio companies to reach their full global potential.

Deal Criteria



Crimson typically invests in companies with EBITDA of $5 million to $40 million, although the firm will also pursue growth equity investments in profitable smaller companies. Crimson typically has a conservative approach to the use of leverage in its transactions and believes that value creation should primarily be derived from growth, globalization and operational improvements.

Areas of Focus



Crimson looks to invest in leading middle market companies across a range of different industry sectors that will benefit from globalization trends. Areas of particular interest include, but are not limited to:



  • General Industrial

  • Medical Products

  • Branded Consumer​

  • Safety & Testing Equipment

  • Energy Equipment

  • Pollution Control

  • Agriculture & Food



  • Precision Machined Components – Pumps, Valves and Fuel Systems

  • Engineered Plastics / Composite Components

  • Electronic and Electrical Components



  • Safety Testing – Foods, Consumer and Industrial Products 

  • Healthcare

  • Education

  • Food Service 

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