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.
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 invested in 1 company.
Avista Capital Partners’ most common sectors for investment are oil/gas exploration (28%) and medical products (14%). The Firm’s most common investment types include buyout (lbo, mbo, mbi) (62%) and secondary buyout (21%). In total, Avista Capital Partners has invested in 15 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 6 companies. The Firm’s most common exit type is trade sale (44%). Avista Capital Partners’ largest (disclosed) exit occurred in 2010 when it sold Frontier Drilling ASA for $2.2B.
Join Mergr to view Avista Capital Partners’ full profile and discover more mega-sized private equity firms just like it.
No obligation. Cancel anytime.