"It's not about being the biggest, it's about being the best."
Clear North Capital is Canada’s pre-eminent family office focused on private equity that combines the strength of experience and insight with the flexibility and commitment essential to growing operations. With a direct focus on successfully positioning lower-mid-market private companies throughout North America, we have actively invested our own capital and applied our operating knowledge to a diverse portfolio of companies – helping organizations fully realize their value and potential. Through trusted partnerships and a shared vision, we create significant long-term returns because we know great opportunities often come in smaller packages.
SETTING A CLEAR STRATEGIC VISION
Through our extensive experience, market intelligence and due diligence, we work closely with owners and management to develop a strong strategic vision for today and the long-term. A vision that aligns with company values and will effectively sustain organizations through fluctuating market conditions while further positioning them for success.
ALIGNMENT WITH MANAGEMENT / OWNERSHIP
Alignment of interests and goals with management and ownership is essential to the successful growth and prosperity of a business. Together, we will review operations and establish clear objectives to improve financial performance, drive greater efficiencies and enhance overall positioning in competitive markets.
INVESTING IN PARTNERSHIPS
As a long-term, value-added partner, we take this commitment very seriously – meaning collaboration is essential and every voice is always heard. Through the provision of strategic and operational support, relationships and capital to fund growth initiatives our investment in a company is an investment in true partnerships.
Through our extensive experience, we know when people are accountable for their own decisions, work, and results, the effectiveness of an organization can greatly increase. Through the provision of financial and management reporting tools and other support services we can assist in driving accountability throughout business operations.
ACCESS TO CAPITAL
As an independent family office, our lateral structure allows us to make decisive decisions quickly – providing the capital essential for acquisitions, to further grow business and realize new opportunities. Through flexibility in transaction structuring we can create customized deals that are specifically tailored to individual business needs.
A FIRM BUILT ON PARTNERSHIP
Partnership is at the core of Clear North Capital. We know our reputation is based on the relationships we develop with the companies and investors we work with. That is why we invest our resources into building meaningful partnerships. Partnerships based on transparency, honesty, trust and the highest standard of ethical principles. It is these demonstrated principles that guide our direction and ultimately assist us in achieving greater long-term success – and that, we will never lose sight of.