Who We Are

OpenGate Capital is a global private equity firm active in the lower-middle market and focused on acquiring corporate carve-outs, divestitures and special situations throughout North America, Western Europe and Latin America.

OpenGate was founded in 2005 and is served by a seasoned team of M&A and operational professionals that bring the skills needed to acquire, transition, operate and build companies. To date, OpenGate has completed more than 25 platform acquisitions with leading corporations throughout the world including Wolseley plc, Solvay, Harte-Hanks, Constellium, Tessenderlo Group, KPN, Areva, Philips, Schlumberger, Le Monde, Macrovision and Cascades Paper.

Greater than half of all OpenGate Capital transactions have been cross-border acquisitions including businesses with global operations.

Whether a transaction requires carving a business unit away from a parent organization, or creating a new entity from assets or intellectual property, OpenGate is skilled in working with management teams to restore business fundamentals while building long term growth.