Avista Capital Partners

65 East 55th Street,18th Floor,
New York, New York 10022
United States,

Avista Capital Partners is a private investment firm formed by a group of professionals with roots from DLJ Merchant Banking Partners. Avista makes controlling and minority investments in US based energy, healthcare, and media companies with revenues greater than $25 million. Typical transactions include leverage buyouts, build-ups, and growth capital financings. Avista Capital was formed in 2005 and is based in New York City with an additional office in Houston, Texas.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Top M&A Advisors

Join Mergr to view the latest updates and news from New York-based Avista Capital Partners.

In the last 3 years, Avista Capital Partners has acquired 4 companies.

Avista Capital Partners’ most common sectors for investment are oil/gas exploration (24%) and life science (18%). The Firm’s most common investment types include buyout (lbo, mbo, mbi) (56%) and secondary buyout (20%). In total, Avista Capital Partners has invested in 17 US states and 7 different countries. Its largest (disclosed) acquisition occurred in 2008 when it acquired ConvaTec for $4.1B.

In the last 3 years, Avista Capital Partners has exited 3 companies. The Firm’s most common exit type is trade sale (45%). Avista Capital Partners’ largest (disclosed) exit occurred in 2011 when it sold Nycomed Pharma AG for $10.8B.

Join Mergr to view Avista Capital Partners’ full profile and discover more mega-sized private equity firms just like it.

What's Mergr?

Mergr, the Easiest-to-Use PE and M&A DB

Key Benefits

  • Stay informed on events in your industry
  • M&A research that takes seconds (not all afternoon)
  • Better understand your customers and prospects
  • Discover active buyers (or sellers)
  • 3.5K Private Equity Firms
  • 124K M&A Transactions
  • 134K Companies Involved in M&A
    (Buyer, Seller, or Target)
  • 2.9K M&A Advisors
    (Investment Banks and Law Firms)
  • 35K M&A Contacts
    (PE and M&A Advisors)

Ready to try?

Join FREE for 1 Week

No obligation. Cancel anytime.