About History

Global Footprint

The Riverside Company seeks to partner with strong management teams of growing niche businesses to help them increase success through organic growth and acquisitions. Our investment criteria consists of three strategies; Private Equity, Structured Capital, and Private Credit.

Private Equity

North American blue dot Riverside Capital Appreciation Fund (RCAF)

  • Founded in 1988.
  • Control buyouts of North American-based platform companies with $10 million to $35 million in LTM EBITDA.

Riverside European Footprint Riverside Europe Fund (REF)

  • Founded in 1997.
  • Control buyouts of European companies with less than €25 million in LTM EBITDA.

North American blue dot Riverside Micro-Cap Fund (RMCF)

  • Founded in 2005
  • Control buyouts of North American-based companies with up to $10 million in LTM EBITDA.

Asia-Pacific Companies Dot Riverside Australia Fund (RAF)

  • Founded in 2007.
  • Control buyouts of Australia and New Zealand-based companies with A$3 million to A$20 million in LTM EBITDA.

Structured Capital

Riverside NA and Europe Footprint Riverside Strategic Capital Fund (RSCF)

  • Founded in 2013.
  • Non-control, junior investments in companies with $5 million to $25 million in LTM EBITDA.

North American blue dot Riverside Acceleration Capital (RAC)

  • Founded in 2016
  • Senior secured loans in enterprise software companies with $3 million to $15 million in LTM Revenue.

Private Credit

North American blue dot Riverside Credit Solutions (RCS)

  • Founded in 2016.
  • Senior secured loans in primarily sponsor-backed companies with $5 million to $35 million in LTM EBITDA.


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