Midwest Investment Ventures is dedicated to enhancing investment performance by employing a multifaceted approach.
Analytically Intensive Research: Midwest Investment Ventures draws on its long experience as advisers to businesses across a broad range of industries to identify attractive investment opportunities.
Strategic Guidance: By serving as directors on the boards of portfolio companies, Midwest Investment Ventures is able to assist senior management in developing business strategies, raising capital and acquiring new or complementary businesses. This can be particularly helpful in tackling new markets.
Network: Adding value to our investments through relationships is a key component of our investment strategy. Midwest Investment Ventures principals have established personal working relationships with a large number of chief executives and senior executives at companies throughout the US.
Capital Markets Sponsorship: Midwest Investment Ventures position as a lead investor in a transaction can help attract additional capital to a prospective portfolio investment from a variety of sources.
Long-Term Investment Horizon: The long-term nature of the fund raised and managed by Midwest Investment Ventures is well matched to the needs of portfolio companies, allowing for an investment horizon of four to seven years. We work with management teams to identify the optimal time and method of exit, which may include, for example, a sale of stock in the public market, or a trade sale to a strategic buyer.