Bow River Announces Software Growth Equity Platform

The Denver-based private equity firm has joined forces with three experienced investment professionals to launch its newest platform — software growth equity in Bow River’s Rodeo Region. Industry veteran John Raeder will chair the investment committee. John’s long-term colleagues David Walters and David Ramich have also joined the initiative. In contrast to venture or seed… Keep Reading

Bow River Capital Closes on $186 Million Real Estate Fund

DENVER, CO, August 1, 2018 – Bow River Capital (“Bow River”), a private alternative asset management company, announced today the closing of its second opportunistic real estate fund (the “2018 Fund”). The fund closed at $186 million, receiving strong support from a diverse group of institutional and individual investors. The 2018 Fund will invest in… Keep Reading

Bow River Capital Completes Recapitalization Of Control Technology & Solutions LLC

On June 1, 2018 Bow River Capital Partners (“Bow River”) recapitalized Control Technology & Solutions L.L.C. (“CTS” or the “Company”) through a newly formed holding entity established as a platform to meet the growing energy efficiency, power generation, and design-build needs for both current and prospective customers across the Midwest. The founders, Bob Bennett and… Keep Reading

Midstate Energy and Urban Energy Solutions Join Forces

Midstate Holding Corp., a portfolio company of Bow River Capital Partners (“Bow River”) and parent company to Midstate Energy, LLC (“Midstate”), completed the acquisition of Urban Energy Solutions (“Urban”) on March 1, 2018. The acquisition comes one year following Bow River’s initial investment in Midstate, a platform that was established to provide comprehensive infrastructure upgrades… Keep Reading

Bow River Fund Exits Industrial Asset

Denver, CO – Bow River Capital Partners (“Bow River”) announced the $8.25 million sale of the 88,238-square-foot industrial/flex property located at 14603 East Fremont Avenue in Centennial, Colorado following a 15-month hold. Bow River originally purchased the site in September 2016 within its dedicated real estate fund. The Cherry Creek School District purchased the property… Keep Reading

Bow River Capital Partners Closes on $262 Million Private Equity Fund

DENVER, CO, August 1, 2017 – Bow River Capital Partners (“Bow River”), a private alternative asset management company, announced today the closing of its fourth buyout fund (the “2017 Fund”).  The oversubscribed fund closed at $262 million, receiving strong support from a diverse group of institutional and individual investors. The 2017 Fund will invest in… Keep Reading

Bow River Capital Partners Hires New Partner

Denver, CO – Bow River Capital Partners (“Bow River”) announced today that Richard Wham has joined the firm to further develop the firm’s alternative investment products and its fundraising platforms.  Rich spent the last thirteen years at Denver-based Westfield Company where he led the capitalization of numerous real estate investments exceeding $1 billion in total… Keep Reading

Focus Investment Theme: EPCM (Engineering, Procurement, Construction Management)

Deteriorating U.S. infrastructure assets, a strong labor market, increased construction activity and the demographic need for owner succession have driven demand for EPCM firms resulting in strong business and acquisition activity in the past several years. In a study published in early 2017 by the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) U.S. public infrastructure received… Keep Reading

Bow River Capital Completes Recapitalization of Midstate Energy

PRESS RELEASE – FEBRUARY 20, 2017 On February 8, 2017, Bow River Capital Partners acquired a controlling interest in Midstate Energy, LLC and select assets of Midstate Mechanical, Inc. The acquisition includes the Performance Contracting and Service Divisions of Midstate Mechanical, now collectively referred to as “Midstate Energy.” Bow River partnered with management to recapitalize… Keep Reading