Levine Leichtman Capital Partners is an independent investment management firm that has managed approximately $10.8 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 Portfolio Company Smith System Acquires Driver’s Alert

Smith System Driver Improvement Institute, Inc. (“Smith System”), a portfolio company of Levine Leichtman Capital Partners (“LLCP”), announced today that it has acquired Driver’s Alert, LLC (“Driver’s Alert”).  Driver’s Alert provides fleet safety management solutions that combine real-time driver observation (via vehicle telematics and decal programs​), comprehensive online safety training, and data management and risk identification tools.

Levine Leichtman Capital Partners Continues to Expand European Investment Team

Levine Leichtman Capital Partners (“LLCP”) announced today that it has expanded its European investment team with the hiring of Josh Kaufman as Managing Director and Luc Sandmann as Associate Director. Mr. Kaufman and Mr. Sandmann will be based in LLCP’s London office and will focus on Structured Equity investments across the UK and Northern Europe.

Levine Leichtman Capital Partners Promotions Bolster Partnership and Executive Committee

Levine Leichtman Capital Partners (“LLCP”), a Los Angeles-based private equity firm, today announced that Andrew Schwartz has been named a partner of the firm, and that Schwartz and David Wolmer, the firm’s General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer, have also been named to the firm’s Executive Committee. Additionally, Andrew Alexander and Weston Richter have been promoted to Director, Jay Berajawala to Senior Associate, and Jamie Lee Principe to Director and Deputy Chief Compliance Officer.  LLCP also announced the opening of an office in Miami, its ninth location worldwide, further broadening its geographic presence.

Levine Leichtman Capital Partners Portfolio Company Pacific Handy Cutter Acquires Assets of Molding Solutions

Pacific Handy Cutter (“PHC”), a portfolio company of Levine Leichtman Capital Partners (“LLCP”), announced today that it has acquired certain assets of Molding Solutions (“MSI”) related to the production of highly engineered plastic injection molded products for safety cutters. PHC is the leading supplier of specialized safety cutting tools and replacement blades to a diverse range of end markets. The company is a recognized leader in the industrial safety market for standardizing the method of opening corrugated packaging and providing products that are engineered to eliminate workplace injuries, reduce damaged merchandise and improve productivity.  PHC was founded in 1950 and is headquartered in Irvine, California.