Norwest Equity Partners. Defined and grounded by our core values and company-first philosophy.
What we look for
Middle market companies with cohesive management teams. NEP also has deep experience working with founder and family-owned companies, partnering with the existing team to maintain and enhance legacy.
Well-run, middle market companies that are leaders within their industry, along with a proven business model which has demonstrated the ability to generate profits.
Companies with sustainable, unique positions and differentiated products and services within their industry.
What we offer
Designing creative and flexible capital structures to fit the needs of all stakeholders is our priority. With expertise ranging from majority and minority positions, buyouts, recaps, growth financing, and ESOPs, NEP provides efficient tax structures, ready access to capital for add-on acquisitions, and junior capital solutions.
Providing the resources to help companies grow. Historically, our companies, on average, double revenue and employees over the duration of our investment.
• $30 MM - $250+ MM – range of equity investments
• $50 MM - $500 MM – typical transaction size
• $10 MM – preferred EBITDA minimum
Focused on driving operational excellence and performance, we connect our portfolio companies to value-add resources and diverse functional expertise, including, but not limited to, acquisitions, organizational development and talent acquisition, finance, manufacturing, strategic planning, supply chain, and pricing.