Granite Equity Partners, a
Minnesota-based private investment firm, invests in established companies
within drive time of our offices.
Our firm's headquarters are located
in St. Cloud, Minnesota, which is also known as "The Granite
City." Our name reflects this heritage and the values we share
with our founding investors, who have led and built businesses
in Greater Minnesota. It also reflects our business focus as
GRANITE reflects our desire to be a strong and steadfast
EQUITY is our focus. We seek co-ownership in our portfolio companies, sharing in both the risks and the rewards.
And, we view "equity" broadly – we invest both financial and human
capital, believing that money alone doesn't build an enduring enterprise
– people do.
PARTNERS come together to build
solutions with owners and entrepreneurs who are facing strategic
crossroads. Our team is committed to building long-term
partnerships with companies
that create value for all stakeholders, including management, employees,
investors, and their respective communities.
We specialize in
recapitalizations, and growth company transactions which
include the sale or purchase of a business, generational
transfers, or business expansions.