PEGCC members are among the world’s best-known and most-respected private equity firms.

Contact Jennifer Colfelt at JColfelt@PEGCC.org if you are interested in joining the Council.

ACON Investments ACON Investments seeks long-term value creation through deep and diverse industry knowledge, strong financial structuring expertise, and strategic partnerships with superior management teams.
American Securities American Securities is a leading middle-market private equity firm with one of the most consistent track records in the industry of building successful, enduring businesses.
Apollo Global Management LLC Apollo Global Management are contrarian, value-oriented investors in private equity, credit-oriented capital markets and real estate. Apollo Global Management raises, invests and manages funds on behalf of some of the world’s most prominent pension and endowment funds as well as other institutional and individual investors.
ArcLight Capital Partners In 2001, ArcLight pioneered an investment approach that takes advantage of industry fundamentals and protects against market risks. ArcLight invests across the entire energy industry value chain including coal, oil and gas production, midstream, power generation, gas and electric transmission and distribution as well as related service businesses.
Bertram Capital Management, LLC Bertram Capital is a Northern California-based private equity firm focused on investing in middle-market business services, consumer, healthcare, industrial and technology companies.
The Blackstone Group From its earliest days, Blackstone has devoted itself to the belief that clients come first.  That has led Blackstone to create a business model designed to serve the needs – and achieve the goals – of Blackstone investors, advisory clients and public unit holders.
Brockway Moran & Partners Brockway Moran & Partners is a private equity firm with an unusual combination of financial resources, strategic expertise and operational know-how brought together to support management teams in maximizing opportunities for growth-oriented, middle-market companies.
The Carlyle Group Established in 1987, The Carlyle Group is a private global investment firm that originates, structures and acts as lead equity investor in management-led buyouts, strategic minority equity investments, equity private placements, consolidations and buildups, and growth capital financings.
CCMP Capital Advisors, LLC CCMP Capital is a global private equity firm specializing in buyout and growth equity investments in the U.S. and Europe in four targeted industries. In partnership with exceptional management teams, we leverage the combined strengths of our proprietary operating resources and deep industry expertise to drive company growth and operational efficiency.
Crestview Partners Founded in 2004, Crestview Partners is a private equity firm with a contrarian orientation focused on the middle market. Crestview is led by a group of partners and leaders in the private equity business, media business and former senior management of Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley.
The Edgewater Funds Edgewater Funds provides capital and experience to profitable growth businesses run by outstanding management teams.  Edgewater is distinguished by the depth of experience of our Partners who themselves have been successful CEOs and business leaders.
Genstar Capital For over 20 years, Genstar Capital professionals have pursued an investment strategy of developing in-depth industry knowledge, creating collaborative relationships with management teams and partnering with leading industry executives and advisors.
GTCR As a leading private equity firm, GTCR pioneered “The Leaders Strategy” – finding and partnering with exceptional leaders as the critical first step in identifying, acquiring and building market-leading companies through acquisitions and organic growth.
Hellman & Friedman LLC The Hellman & Friedman objective is to invest long-term equity capital to support the strategic and financial objectives of outstanding management teams operating businesses with defensible positions in growing markets.
Highstar Capital Highstar Capital is an independent, owner-operated infrastructure investment firm with an operationally focused, value-added investment strategy.
Irving Place Capital Irving Place Capital is a private equity firm focused on making equity investments in middle-market companies. The firm partners with talented managers, providing them with the resources they need to sustain growth, build great companies, and unlock value.
The Jordan Company The Jordan Company is a private investment firm that specializes in buying and building businesses in partnership with management.  The Jordan Company transactions provide liquidity for owners, raise capital for corporate growth and create significant equity opportunities for key management.  The Jordan Company is a long-term investor who seek to build value over time
Kelso & Company Kelso & Company focuses its efforts and resources on investment opportunities in partnership with highly capable management teams in middle market companies primarily located in the United States.
Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. is a global firm with industry-leading private equity experience, in-depth industry knowledge, sophisticated processes for growing and improving businesses, and a strong culture committed to teamwork and sharing information across offices in the U.S., Europe, Asia, and Australia.
KPS Capital Partners KPS makes controlling equity investments in companies on behalf of institutional investors, including public and private sector pension funds, large bank and non-bank financial corporations, and trusts.
Madison Dearborn Partners MDP’s objective is to invest in companies in partnership with outstanding management teams to achieve significant long-term appreciation in equity value.
New Mountain Capital New Mountain’s mission is to be “best in class” in the new generation of private and public equity managers as measured by returns, control of risk, service to our limited partners and the quality of the businesses they build.
Providence Equity Partners Providence is the world’s leading private equity firm focused on media, communications, information and education investments.
The Riverside Company Riverside’s unwavering focus on the smaller end of the middle market has led to a proven buy-and-build strategy that maximizes potential for portfolio companies while creating wealth for sellers, partners and intermediaries.
Silver Lake Silver Lake is the leader in private investment in technology and technology-enabled industries. Silver Lake invests with the strategic and operational insights of an experienced industry participant.
Sterling Partners Sterling Partners has a 25 year history of successfully building, growing and managing companies. We consistently accelerate growth across their portfolio companies and deliver outstanding returns to our investors.
Sun Capital Partners Sun Capital Partners, Inc. is a leading private investment firm focused on leveraged buyouts, equity, debt, and other investments in market-leading companies that can benefit from its in-house operating professionals and experience.
TA Associates Founded in 1968, TA Associates is one of the oldest and largest private equity firms in the world. TA Associates invests in private companies in exciting industries, with the goal of helping management teams build their businesses into great companies.
Thoma Bravo Thoma Bravo is a leading private equity investment firm building on a 30+ year history of providing equity and strategic support to experienced management teams and growing companies. The firm applies its own industry consolidation investment strategy and process, which seeks to create value by partnering with a company’s management to improve business operations and make strategic acquisitions that will accelerate growth.
TPG Capital (formerly Texas Pacific Group) Since the firm’s founding in 1992, the TPG investment philosophy has been to create value by investing in change – change created by industry trends, economic cycles or specific company circumstances.
Vector Capital Vector Capital is a value investor in established technology businesses, both public and private. Vector Capital works in partnership with management to navigate companies through transitions in their business.
Vestar Capital Partners Vestar is a leading private equity firm specializing in middle-market management buyouts and growth capital investments.  Our core philosophy is : Partner with talented people, develop long-term relationships based on trust and honesty, and together we will achieve success.
Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe focuses their investment activity exclusively in information/business services and healthcare.