Rock Island’s principals average over 30 years of professional experience in the industry and in their combined tenure have completed more than 200 transactions involving middle market companies. Our experience and structural flexibility enables us to provide capital and resources that are tailored to the specific needs of middle market businesses.
Rock Island has raised over $310 million in committed capital and makes majority and minority investments in leading middle market manufacturing, distribution or service companies with enterprise values up to $150 million. Our capital is typically used for:
- Management buyouts of private companies or divisions of larger companies
- Generational changes of ownership
- Growth and expansion
- Recapitalizations of family owned or closely held businesses
We are committed to our investors, management team partners, referral sources and lenders. Our focus is on clear communication and efficiency – approaching each transaction with urgency and commitment.