Principal Investors,
Principled Partners

Principal Investors,
Principled Partners

70+
Years of Investing Experience
$400+
Million of Committed Capital
100+
Closed Transactions

“The Svoboda team has been a great partner from day one. We did our homework, and everyone said they were straight shooters that genuinely wanted to help build great businesses. That has certainly been my experience. Since partnering with SC two years ago, not only have our culture and operations gone undisturbed, but their infusion of capital and support has helped us grow in ways that would never have been possible.”

Andrew Bleeker

CEO, Bully Pulpit Interactive

“SC played a critical role in building the business to what it is today. SC’s investment experience helped us identify and execute various growth initiatives culminating in broad interest for our business.”

Bob Niesen

President & CEO, GPA Holdings, Inc.

“I’m grateful for our partnership with SC and am proud of what we built together. SC helped us professionalize our business and strengthen our postion in the market.”

Carter Eskew

Founding Partner and Managing Director, The Glover Park Group

“Working with SC was a pleasure from start to finish. Their team of dedicated professionals provided me and my team with the operational insight and financial flexibility needed to be successful.”

Keith Meier

Founder & CEO, Cigars International, Inc.

Capital, Experience and Perspective

We are a Chicago-based private equity firm that invests in leading middle market growth companies. We focus on companies in the value-added distribution, business services, and consumer products and services sectors and seek to partner with and empower outstanding management teams with a track record of success and a desire to execute on well-defined growth initiatives.

Capital, Experience and Perspective

We are a Chicago-based private equity firm that invests in leading middle market growth companies. We focus on companies in the value-added distribution, business services, and consumer products and services sectors and seek to partner with and empower outstanding management teams with a track record of success and a desire to execute on well-defined growth initiatives.

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We Invest in What we Know

At Svoboda Capital Partners, private equity is our only line of business. We focus exclusively on investing in growth-oriented businesses in the lower middle market. Our goal is to combine our extensive experience with empowered and motivated management teams to support profitable growth through new products, new markets, additional services, add-on acquisitions and other strategic initiatives.

We Invest in What we Know

At Svoboda Capital Partners, private equity is our only line of business. We focus exclusively on investing in growth-oriented businesses in the lower middle market. Our goal is to combine our extensive experience with empowered and motivated management teams to support profitable growth through new products, new markets, additional services, add-on acquisitions and other strategic initiatives.

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Our Experience Shapes Who We Are

Since our founding in 1998, we have partnered with over 50 management teams in our targeted sectors. Excellent customer relationships, a high-touch, high service business model, and strong leadership are common themes at each of our companies.

Our Experience Shapes Who We Are

Since our founding in 1998, we have partnered with over 50 management teams in our targeted sectors. Excellent customer relationships, a high-touch, high service business model, and strong leadership are common themes at each of our companies.

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Honesty, Integrity and Hard Work

Each member of our organization shares common principles and values. Our firm’s culture is collaborative and intended to help drive success among our portfolio investments.

Honesty, Integrity and Hard Work

Each member of our organization shares common principles and values. Our firm’s culture is collaborative and intended to help drive success among our portfolio investments.

Meet Our Professionals