What We Do

OpenGate Capital acquires businesses with strong brand identities that have either strayed away from achieving full potential or are no longer compatible with their parent company’s strategic objectives.

These businesses may be underperforming relative to their competitors due to overlooked potential, misaligned management, capital constraints, or poorly structured working capital dynamics.

We provide institutional capital, implement operational strategies, and deliver advanced technological capabilities through OGx to ultimately drive performance and value which results in outsized returns.

Focus Industries

Since 2005, OpenGate Capital has completed 28* platform acquisitions across 5 continents in the Industrials, Technology, Consumer, and Business Services sectors. To learn more about our Focus Industries.

*Includes pre-fund, legacy and institutional fund investments

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Investment Criteria

OpenGate identifies opportunities in the Industrials, Consumer, and Business Services sectors with the following set of target criteria. To view Technology requirements click here.

Up to $1 Billion of Revenue

Up to $300 Million in Enterprise Value

Cross-Border or Domestic Transactions

Headquarters Located in North America or Europe

A Fragmented Market Ripe for Consolidation

Transaction Types

Corporate Carve-Outs

Highly-embedded or stand-alone units of public and private parents. Speed, confidentiality, and certainty of close.

Management Buyouts / Recapitalizations

Collaborative partnership-driven approach to value creation. Capable of providing solutions to multiple constituents.

Special Situations & Turnarounds

Sale of underperforming businesses, requiring buyer’s speed, certainty, and creativity.

Private / Founder Owned

First-institutional capital transactions. Ability to provided partial or full liquidity to current ownership.