Flexible Growth Capital for the Lower Middle Market
Established in 2008, Breakwater Management provides direct loans and growth equity to owner-entrepreneurs and sponsor-backed businesses in the lower middle market. Our strategy is to develop long-term relationships with owners and management teams, and to accelerate value creation with highly customized capital solutions.
The Breakwater team has successfully financed and operated private companies across various industries and through multiple economic cycles. Senior leadership combines an entrepreneurial approach with institutional discipline, and is guided by the core business principles of integrity, partnership and growth.
Breakwater currently manages two funds and several special purpose vehicles on behalf of institutional and individual investors. Our investment vehicles offer current cash yield and capital gain opportunities from private loans and associated private equity positions.
U.S.A. and Canada
PARTNER & CFO
HEAD OF INVESTOR RELATIONS
VP OF FINANCE AND ACCOUNTING
DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS
Los Angeles-based direct investment firm provides growth capital to leading industrial laundry services provider. LOS ANGELES, OCTOBER 2019 – Breakwater Management LP (“Breakwater”), a provider of flexible capital solutions to growing lower middle market companies, announced today that it recently completed a fully committed $35.0...
Los Angeles-based private investment firm invests in a market leading site preparation business focused on the data center market LOS ANGELES, MARCH 2019 – Breakwater Management LP (“Breakwater”), a provider of flexible capital solutions to growing lower middle market companies, announced today that it recently...
Los Angeles-based firm invests in the owner and operator of the rapidly growing, fast-casual organic Mexican restaurant Tocaya Organica LOS ANGELES, NOVEMBER 2018 – Breakwater Management LP (“Breakwater”), a provider of flexible capital solutions to growing lower middle market companies, announced today that it recently completed a...
Breakwater was a thoughtful and flexible partner in this financing, and we look forward to benefiting from the team’s experience as Bear Down executes on its various growth initiatives.
Leigh Randall - Managing Partner at TopSpin Partners
This combination was a significant component of our strategy to create a market leading services provider. We appreciated Breakwater’s thoughtfulness and flexibility in helping us achieve this milestone and we look forward to having Breakwater as our long-term partner.
Willard DeBruyn - Partner at Delos Capital
We are incredibly pleased to partner with Breakwater and combine their financial strength with our sector expertise to form a superior combined team at BMM. The investment from Breakwater will enable us to acquire the remaining compliance testing licenses in the North American jurisdiction, a significant milestone to expand our service offerings and support our growing global client base.
Martin Storm - CEO at BMM Compliance Global leader in product testing for the gaming industry
We are very excited to continue working in partnership with the professionals at Breakwater. The firm has consistently demonstrated its ability to provide flexible capital as our needs have changed throughout these growth years.
Colleen Gray - CEO at Consensus Orthopedics, Inc. Manufacturer of reconstructive total joint implants
Breakwater’s support allowed us to execute on a transformative transaction that solidifies our position in North America.
Jeff Johnson - Executive Chairman at Global Restoration Second largest provider of restoration and reconstruction services in North America