OpenGate Capital is a global private equity firm specializing in the acquisition and operation of businesses throughout North America, Europe and Latin America. The firm’s portfolio includes businesses operating in a variety of industries.
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 40 transactions 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 operations in Canada, Europe, South America and Asia.
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.