Levine Leichtman Capital Partners is an independent investment management firm that has managed approximately $10.2 billion of institutional capital since its inception.
Since 1984, we have provided investment capital to leading entrepreneurs enabling them to maintain a position of leadership equal to our world class limited partners.

Levine Leichtman Capital Partners Announces Eight Promotions Across U.S. U.K. and European Fund Groups

Los Angeles, CA—Levine Leichtman Capital Partners (“LLCP”), a Los Angeles-based private equity firm, is pleased to announce promotions across its various Fund Groups.  John O’Neill (U.K.) and David Wolmer (U.S.) have been promoted to Senior Managing Director, and David Cowan (U.K.), Micah Levin (U.S.) and Matthew Rich (U.S.) have been promoted to Managing Director.

Levine Leichtman Capital Partners Announces the Hiring of David Misch

Levine Leichtman Capital Partners (“LLCP”), a Los Angeles-based private equity firm, announced today that David Misch has joined as a Managing Director and dedicated member of the Originations team.  Mr. Misch is based in Los Angeles and is focused on sourcing new investment opportunities.

Prior to joining LLCP, Mr. Misch was a Managing Director and Head of the Middle Market Financial Sponsors group for the West Coast for Wells Fargo Securities, where his primary responsibilities included providing investment banking, valuation and financial opinion services to private equity firms Prior to Wells Fargo Securities, Mr. Misch spent nearly 18 years in various leadership roles at Houlihan Lokey, the last 10 years of which serving as Managing Director and Head of West Coast coverage in the Financial Sponsors Coverage Group.

Levine Leichtman Capital Partners Sells Syntron Material Handling

Levine Leichtman Capital Partners (“LLCP”), a Los Angeles-based private equity firm, announced today that is has completed the sale of Syntron Material Handling Group, LLC and certain of its affiliates (“Syntron” or the “Company”) to Kadant Inc. (NYSE: KAI).

Syntron, based in Tupelo, MS, is a leading designer and manufacturer of highly engineered vibratory and conveying equipment used to convey, load and feed bulk materials across a diversified set of end markets, such as: mining, aggregates, food processing and packaging. The Company serves a broad base of blue-chip customers through its two trusted and recognized brands of Syntron® and Link-Belt®. LLCP acquired Syntron in 2014 and since that time has transformed the business into a standalone platform that is delivering substantial growth.

Levine Leichtman Capital Partners Fund VI Oversubscribed with $2.5 Billion of Capital Commitments

Levine Leichtman Capital Partners held a final closing on $2.5 billion of capital commitments for Levine Leichtman Capital Partners Fund VI, L.P., surpassing its targeted fund size of $2.2 billion and achieving its hard cap.  Fund VI has received support from institutional investors globally, including leading public and private pension funds, sovereign wealth funds, endowments and foundations, insurance companies, funds-of-funds, wealth management platforms and family offices.  Fund VI has already closed four investments, including one add-on acquisition, totaling approximately $552 million of capital invested.  Levine Leichtman Capital Partners V, L.P. a 2013 vintage fund, consisted of $1.65 billion of capital commitments and acquired 11 portfolio companies.