Bow River Capital Hires Executives from ALPS and Partners Group to Build Registered Fund Business Focused on Private Markets

Bow River Capital, a leading alternative investment firm in Denver, CO has announced that Jeremy Held and Mike Trihy have joined the firm to run its registered asset management business, which will be dedicated to providing exposure to private market investments. Held joins Bow River from ALPS Advisors, where he spent more than two decades… Keep Reading

Bow River 2019 Software Growth Equity Fund Completes Majority Recapitalization of CHSI Technologies

Bow River Capital’s 2019 Software Growth Equity Fund (“Bow River”), announces today that it has completed a majority recapitalization of CHSI Technologies (“CHSI”). CHSI’s cloud-based insurance platform is a market leading solution to help insurance companies comprehensively manage their most critical functions for policy management, underwriting, safety and loss prevention, customer relationship management, financial operations,… Keep Reading

Software Growth Equity White Paper: SaaS and The Rodeo Region

Bow River Capital has raised a new investment vehicle to acquire software technology companies: the 2019 Software Growth Equity (SGE) Fund. The SGE Fund is focused on firms very different from those that Bow River’s Buyout Fund will consider. SGE’s focus is on companies whose primary business model is software technology, targeting firms that have… Keep Reading

Bow River Fund Exits Office Development Asset

Bow River Capital’s (“Bow River”) 2015 Real Estate Fund sold Financial House, a Class A ±74,000 SF mixed-use office development located at 205 Detroit Street on Thursday of last week. The project sits on the NW corner of 2nd Avenue & Detroit Street in the Cherry Creek North submarket of Denver, Colorado. Cherry Creek North… Keep Reading

Bow River Capital Real Estate Platform Announces Second Phoenix Acquisition

Valley Commerce Center (“Valley Commerce”) marks Bow River’s second value-add office investment in Phoenix.  Phoenix is experiencing the second fastest non-farm employment growth of any metro area in the US (over a population of 1.0 million). Valley Commerce is strategically located in the Midtown submarket, which has seen an influx of office demand due to… Keep Reading

Bow River Capital Closes $160 Million Software Growth Equity Fund

Bow River Capital (“Bow River”), announces the closing of its Bow River Capital 2019 Software Growth Equity Fund above its target and was significantly oversubscribed. The strategy of the fund will provide first institutional capital and closely partner with management teams to drive transformational market positioning and growth in two core industry verticals: Software as… Keep Reading

Bow River Capital Fund Expands Its National Energy Services Operations with Additional Acquisitions and the Creation of Veregy

Bow River Capital (“Bow River”) completed its fifth and sixth acquisitions of Dynamix Energy Services, LLC and Dynamix Engineering Ltd. of Columbus, Ohio. The acquisitions directly follow the merger of Midstate Energy (“Midstate”) in Phoenix AZ, Urban Energy Solutions (“UES”) in Tempe, AZ, Control Technology & Solutions (“CTS”) in St. Louis, MO, and Johnson-Melloh Solutions… Keep Reading

Bow River Capital Software Growth Equity Fund Announces Majority Recapitalization of AbsenceSoft

Bow River Capital 2019 Software Growth Equity Fund (“Bow River”) today announced that it has completed a majority recapitalization of AbsenceSoft LLC (“AbsenceSoft”), a proven provider of software solutions to help employers more efficiently and cost-effectively manage FMLA, disability, ADA, and other forms of absence leave. AbsenceSoft’s current management team will continue to lead the… Keep Reading

Bow River Capital Exits Consulting Firm

Denver, CO (April 15, 2019) – Bow River Capital (“Bow River”) has completed the sale of its portfolio company Strong-Bridge Envision (“SBE”) to HCL Technologies (“HCL”). SBE is a management consulting firm specializing in customer excellence, business transformation, and technology solutions. The firm has 200 employees and is headquartered in Seattle with additional operations in… Keep Reading

Real Estate White Paper: Geographic Investment Q1 2019

Successful opportunistic real estate investing has much to do with the relative trajectory of local metro economies that directly influences supply of and demand for residential and commercial property. You already know that Bow River’s real estate investment team is focusing extra attention on certain Rodeo Region cities: Phoenix, Dallas, Houston, and Las Vegas in… Keep Reading